The drawbacks of supercapacitors means we'll be stuck with batteries for a while. However, experiments with a new class of materials that are related to soap and laxatives (yes, laxatives) could change that.
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A Vaping-Related Illness Has Turned Deadly, Here’s What You Need to Know
Vaping has soared in popularity, with now more than 40 million users worldwide. But an unexplained respiratory illness has swept the U.S. in recent weeks, and many health investigators suspect that vaping might be to blame.