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Save It for Later: Batteries Keep Us Energized

Batteries are everywhere from the cell phone in your pocket to the solar cells used to power homes. Batteries keep things running, but they come with challenges and costs.


Energizing the Future with Lithium

Nobel Prize Winner M. Stanley Whittingham talks about developing the first room temperature lithium-ion battery and how it changed battery science. He also has great advice for students and teachers.


Sustainability: What Does It Really Mean?

Sustainability: What role can chemists and engineers play in balancing the needs and wants of society with the finite resources fo the Earth?

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