Nanotechnology Is Revolutionizing Lithium-Ion Batteries. Here’s How.

Silicon nanowires are enabling batteries that are smaller and lighter with greater energy density.

Graphic animation of a fully charged floating battery. Source: AlpakaVideo, via Storyblocks.

Most people know about solar energy because it’s become a popular way to power our homes. Some may have even heard of solar-powered cars. But imagine a world with solar-powered…

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Jimmy Ng, Ph. D

Jimmy Ng, Ph. D

I write about the real science behind science fiction topics; 3x top writer (science, space, future); semiconductor engineer by day