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Micro-Sized Battery Promises to Deliver Power That Is Anything But

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Elizabeth M
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Re: Liquid metal
Elizabeth M   5/30/2013 4:36:59 AM
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I wonder if it also points to the start of a new trend in battery design? Guess we'll just have to see what researchers come up with next!

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Re: Liquid metal
Cabe Atwell   5/29/2013 11:48:19 PM
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We consume all the world's rare-earth elements more ravenously every day. It's a shame tech like this has to go through so many hoops before it makes a public debut.

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Ann R. Thryft   5/29/2013 6:57:32 PM
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I agree, Elizabeth, that is an interesting coincidence.

Elizabeth M
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Liquid metal
Elizabeth M   5/29/2013 6:22:20 AM
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Interesting story, Cabe, especially the use of liquid metal. Funny that its use is coming into play in both one of the smallest-sized batteries created to date and one of the largest being proposed by an MIT-based startup: http://www.designnews.com/author.asp?section_id=1386&doc_id=259497

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