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Stanford Scientists Develop Batteries That Are Greener, Last Longer Than Today’s Batteries

Scientists at Stanford University said they have developed a high-performance aluminum-ion battery that could replace the alkaline and lithium-ion batteries that are used to power devices today.

04/07/2015

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Japan Sends Investigators To U.S. For 787 Probe

Japan’s Civil Aviation Bureau is sending investigators looking into problems with Boeing 787 batteries to Seattle, where the aircraft are assembled.

CBS Seattle–02/01/2013

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Daylight Savings Ends – Fall Back This Weekend

Don’t enjoy your coffee in the dark? This weekend, make your clocks “fall back”, check your smoke detectors, and enjoy an extra hour’s sleep.

11/02/2011