Big Blue is using the human brain as a template for breakthrough designs. Brace yourself for a supercomputer that's cooled and powered by electronic blood and small enough to fit in a backpack.
A research team in Australia says it's added enough electrolytes into a brew to give it rehydrating properties and therefore alleviate hangovers. But will it get you drunk?
Scientists with the Department of Energy have designed a new type of battery that they say outpaces the ubiquitous lithium-ion batteries in flammability, cost, and ability to hold a charge.
On tap: cheaper, safer, lighter, more powerful lithium ion batteries. The key is a manufacturing process more often associated with food than electronics.
Big Blue signs on partners for its Battery 500 Project to design an "air-breathing" lithium air battery that would create a leap in energy density.
Researchers are working on a lithium air battery that will make electric vehicles as practical as gas-powered cars.
Automotive News reports on the views of various experts that the cost of electric cars will rapidly decrease.
A California start-up gets $11 million in venture funding to build a full-scale flow battery it says will be low cost and able to store wind and solar energy.
Crave looks at a new technology that redefines the concept of the traditional battery. In other words, this ain't your pappy's AA.
Automotive News reports on a new type of battery that may enhance the performance of electric cars.