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Solid-State Battery May Be Next Great Leap Forward In Technology

March 4th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley

John Goodenough and researchers at the University of Texas say they have invented a solid state battery with higher energy density than a lithium ion battery. It also charges faster, works at low temperatures, and won't burst into flames. Should we be excited yet?

Sun Flyer Electric Airplane Debuts In Colorado

May 12th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley

A proof of concept version of the Sun Flyer electric airplane was presented to the public at Centennial airport near Denver, Colorado this week. Its inventor says it can fly for an hour on about $1 of electricity.

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