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Nanoscientists fired up about battery alternative

Just about everything that runs on batteries - flashlights, cell phones, electric cars, missile-guidance systems - would be improved with a better energy supply. But traditional batteries haven't progressed far beyond the ...

Feb 08, 2006 4.2 / 5 (86) 0

Nano World: First solar-powered nano motor

An international team of scientists has created the first molecular motor powered solely by sunlight. By acting like pistons that move back and forth, these motors, which are only nanometers or billionths of ...

Jan 24, 2006 4.2 / 5 (83) 1