Graphene-Enhanced Batteries That Charge In Minutes
Scientists at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, in conjunction with a private firm, are developing a battery that provides both high capacity and quick-charging ability. The secret is, of course, graphene - when added to a lithium-ion battery, cycling stability and power improve, resulting in your ability to charge your cell phone in mere minutes.
Read the full story: In Stores Soon: Graphene-Enhanced Li-ion Batteries That Charge In Minutes.
Five amazing, clean technologies that will set us free, in this month's energy-focused issue. Also: how to build a better bomb detector, the robotic toys that are raising your children, a human catapult, the world's smallest arcade, and much more.