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2012-07-19 13:47:38

Chemical batteries power many different mobile electronic devices, but repeated charging and discharging cycles can wear them out.

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2012-07-11 09:24:36

Researchers are working on a way to turn the fabric of a simple piece of clothing into a "supercapacitor" capable of providing power to mobile devices on the go.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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