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Lithium-Ion Batteries That Don’t Explode? Stanford Researchers Have an Answer

The future iterations of lithium-ion battery could be significantly better at handling overheating issues. Stanford researchers have developed a lithium-ion battery that automatically shuts down before overheating and restarts when it has cooled off to a specified temperature range. The advancement could solve one of the biggest shortcomings in the lithium-ion battery. The lithium-ion have […]

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Pentagon award to recognise US drone operators

WASHINGTON: The US military will create a new way to recognize drone operators and other service members who contribute to America’s fighting efforts from afar. According to a Pentagon memo due out today, the military will introduce a new “R” designation — known as a “device” — that can be attached to medals given to […]