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  • newBridge over coupled waters: Scientists 3D-print all-liquid 'lab on a chip'

    Bridge over coupled waters: Scientists 3D-print all-liquid 'lab on a chip'

    Researchers have 3D-printed an all-liquid ''lab on a chip'' that, with the click of a button, can be repeatedly reconfigured on demand to serve a wide range of applications - from making battery materials to screening drug candidates.
    - 19 hours ago 25 Apr 19, 12:24pm -
  • Battery research: New breakthroughs in research on super-batteries

    Battery research: New breakthroughs in research on super-batteries

    Researchers have discovered a means of suppressing singlet oxygen formation in lithium-oxygen batteries in order to extend their useful lives.
    - 1 day ago 25 Apr 19, 7:42am -
  • A close look at lithium batteries
    To better analyze the causes of malfunctions and premature failure of lithium batteries, researchers have developed a technique that visualizes the distribution of active lithium on the anode and differentiates between dendrites and 'dead' lithium.
    - 2 days ago 24 Apr 19, 12:35pm -
  • How slippery surfaces allow sticky pastes and gels to slide

    How slippery surfaces allow sticky pastes and gels to slide

    A research team that has already conquered the problem of getting ketchup out of its bottle has now tackled a new category of consumer and manufacturing woe: how to get much thicker materials to slide without sticking or deforming.
    - 4 days ago 22 Apr 19, 2:05pm -
  • New technique produces longer-lasting lithium batteries

    New technique produces longer-lasting lithium batteries

    Researchers have developed a new method for safely prolonging battery life by inserting a nano-coating of boron nitride (BN) to stabilize solid electrolytes in lithium metal batteries. The team focused on solid, ceramic electrolytes, which show promi…
    - 4 days ago 22 Apr 19, 8:27am -
  • High performance solid-state sodium-ion battery

    High performance solid-state sodium-ion battery

    Solid-state sodium-ion batteries are far safer than conventional lithium-ion batteries, which pose a risk of fire and explosions, but their performance has been too weak to offset the safety advantages. Researchers have now reported developing an org…
    - 7 days ago 19 Apr 19, 1:55pm -
  • Through thick and thin: Neutrons track lithium ions in battery electrodes

    Through thick and thin: Neutrons track lithium ions in battery electrodes

    Lithium-ion batteries are expected to have a global market value of $47 billion by 2023, but their use in heavy-duty applications such as electric vehicles is limited due to factors such as lengthy charge and discharge cycles. Engineers are examining…
    - 7 days ago 19 Apr 19, 6:40am -
  • Better method to recycle and renew used cathodes from lithium-ion batteries
    Researchers have improved their recycling process that regenerates degraded cathodes from spent lithium-ion batteries. The new process is safer and uses less energy than their previous method in restoring cathodes to their original capacity and cycle…
    - 9 days ago 17 Apr 19, 2:10pm -

Energy Technology

  • Cleaner, cheaper ammonia: Cheaper fertilizer

    Cleaner, cheaper ammonia: Cheaper fertilizer

    Ammonia -- a colorless gas essential for things like fertilizer -- can be made by a new process which is far cleaner, easier and cheaper than the current leading method. Researchers use readily available lab equipment, recyclable chemicals and a mini…
    - 2 days ago 24 Apr 19, 12:36pm -
  • High-efficiency thermoelectric materials: New insights into tin selenide

    High-efficiency thermoelectric materials: New insights into tin selenide

    Measurements at the BESSY II and PETRA IV synchrotron sources show that tin selenide can also be utilized as a thermoelectric material at room temperature -- so long as high pressure is applied.
    - 2 days ago 24 Apr 19, 12:35pm -
  • New technique produces longer-lasting lithium batteries

    New technique produces longer-lasting lithium batteries

    Researchers have developed a new method for safely prolonging battery life by inserting a nano-coating of boron nitride (BN) to stabilize solid electrolytes in lithium metal batteries. The team focused on solid, ceramic electrolytes, which show promi…
    - 4 days ago 22 Apr 19, 8:27am -
  • High performance solid-state sodium-ion battery

    High performance solid-state sodium-ion battery

    Solid-state sodium-ion batteries are far safer than conventional lithium-ion batteries, which pose a risk of fire and explosions, but their performance has been too weak to offset the safety advantages. Researchers have now reported developing an org…
    - 7 days ago 19 Apr 19, 1:55pm -
  • Thermodynamic magic enables cooling without energy consumption

    Thermodynamic magic enables cooling without energy consumption

    Physicists have developed an amazingly simple device that allows heat to flow temporarily from a cold to a warm object without an external power supply. Intriguingly, the process initially appears to contradict the fundamental laws of physics.
    - 7 days ago 19 Apr 19, 1:55pm -
  • Through thick and thin: Neutrons track lithium ions in battery electrodes

    Through thick and thin: Neutrons track lithium ions in battery electrodes

    Lithium-ion batteries are expected to have a global market value of $47 billion by 2023, but their use in heavy-duty applications such as electric vehicles is limited due to factors such as lengthy charge and discharge cycles. Engineers are examining…
    - 7 days ago 19 Apr 19, 6:40am -
  • Electric skyrmions charge ahead for next-generation data storage

    Electric skyrmions charge ahead for next-generation data storage

    A team of researchers has observed chirality for the first time in polar skyrmions, in a material with reversible electrical properties -- a combination that could lead to more powerful data storage devices that continue to hold information, even aft…
    - 8 days ago 18 Apr 19, 10:50am -
  • Better method to recycle and renew used cathodes from lithium-ion batteries
    Researchers have improved their recycling process that regenerates degraded cathodes from spent lithium-ion batteries. The new process is safer and uses less energy than their previous method in restoring cathodes to their original capacity and cycle…
    - 9 days ago 17 Apr 19, 2:10pm -

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Nissan Vmotion 2.0 concept hints at future sedan and autonomy plans
Filed under:Videos,Detroit Auto Show,Nissan,Sedan,Concept Cars,Beauty RollNissan reveals the Vmotion 2.0 concept at the 2017 Detroit Auto Show, showcasing the future of the automaker's sedan design and Intelligent Mobility…
- 9 Jan 17, 8:30am -
Star Wars Stormtrooper Dodge Charger Beauty-Roll
Filed under:Videos,Dodge,Beauty RollNo voice over. No host in your face. Nothing but the cars you want to see, in glorious high-definition video. Today's subject is the Star Wars Stormtrooper-themed Dodge Charger. Enjoy.Con…
- 18 Dec 15, 9:56am -
2016 Chevrolet Volt Beauty-Roll
Filed under:Videos,Chevrolet,Hatchback,Electric,Hybrid,Beauty RollNo voice over. No host in your face. Nothing but the cars you want to see, in glorious high-definition video. Today's subject is the 2016 Chevrolet Volt. Enj…
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2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Beauty-Roll
Filed under:Videos,Chevrolet,Coupe,Performance,Beauty RollNo voice over. No host in your face. Nothing but the cars you want to see, in glorious high-definition video. Today's subject is the 2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray…
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2016 Tesla Model S P90D Beauty-Roll
Filed under:Green,Videos,Tesla,Sedan,Electric,Luxury,Performance,Beauty RollNo voice over. No host in your face. Nothing but the cars you want to see, in glorious high-definition video. Today's subject is the 2016 Tesla Mod…
- 6 Nov 15, 12:01pm -
2016 Hyundai Sonata Sport 2.0T Beauty Roll
Filed under:Videos,Hyundai,Sedan,Beauty RollNo voice over. No host in your face. Nothing but the cars you want to see, in glorious high-definition video. Today's subject is the 2016 Hyundai Sonata Sport 2.0T. Enjoy.Continue…
- 3 Nov 15, 8:30am -

Fuel Cell

  • A close look at lithium batteries
    To better analyze the causes of malfunctions and premature failure of lithium batteries, researchers have developed a technique that visualizes the distribution of active lithium on the anode and differentiates between dendrites and 'dead' lithium.
    - 2 days ago 24 Apr 19, 12:35pm -
  • New technique produces longer-lasting lithium batteries

    New technique produces longer-lasting lithium batteries

    Researchers have developed a new method for safely prolonging battery life by inserting a nano-coating of boron nitride (BN) to stabilize solid electrolytes in lithium metal batteries. The team focused on solid, ceramic electrolytes, which show promi…
    - 4 days ago 22 Apr 19, 8:27am -
  • High performance solid-state sodium-ion battery

    High performance solid-state sodium-ion battery

    Solid-state sodium-ion batteries are far safer than conventional lithium-ion batteries, which pose a risk of fire and explosions, but their performance has been too weak to offset the safety advantages. Researchers have now reported developing an org…
    - 7 days ago 19 Apr 19, 1:55pm -
  • Through thick and thin: Neutrons track lithium ions in battery electrodes

    Through thick and thin: Neutrons track lithium ions in battery electrodes

    Lithium-ion batteries are expected to have a global market value of $47 billion by 2023, but their use in heavy-duty applications such as electric vehicles is limited due to factors such as lengthy charge and discharge cycles. Engineers are examining…
    - 7 days ago 19 Apr 19, 6:40am -
  • Better method to recycle and renew used cathodes from lithium-ion batteries
    Researchers have improved their recycling process that regenerates degraded cathodes from spent lithium-ion batteries. The new process is safer and uses less energy than their previous method in restoring cathodes to their original capacity and cycle…
    - 9 days ago 17 Apr 19, 2:10pm -
  • New discovery makes fast-charging, better performing lithium-ion batteries possible

    New discovery makes fast-charging, better performing lithium-ion batteries possible

    Creating a lithium-ion battery that can charge in a matter of minutes but still operate at a high capacity is possible. This development has the potential to improve battery performance for consumer electronics, solar grid storage, and electric vehic…
    - 10 days ago 16 Apr 19, 5:14am -
  • The right polymers for the job
    One of the most promising clean energy technologies just got even better. Researchers have developed the most powerful, durable hydroxide exchange membrane fuel cell components on record.
    - 15 days ago 11 Apr 19, 10:15am -
  • Shrinking the carbon footprint of a chemical in everyday objects

    Shrinking the carbon footprint of a chemical in everyday objects

    Chemical engineers have devised an alternative approach to synthesizing epoxides, a type of chemical that is found in many products, including plastics, pharmaceuticals and textiles. Their approach could reduce the greenhouse gas emissions produced b…
    - 17 days ago 9 Apr 19, 12:36pm -

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