15 Feb '12, 1pm

Green Blog: On Our Radar: M.R.I.'s for Car Batteries

Green Blog: On Our Radar: M.R.I.'s for Car Batteries

On Our Radar: M.R.I.’s for Car Batteries By THE NEW YORK TIMES Bloomberg News Wires connect components of lithium-ion battery packs at a production site in Kansas City, Mo. A team of researchers has found a way to use magnetic resonance imaging to inspect lithium-ion batteries for problems without opening them up and thereby destroying them. Advances in such batteries have helped reduce the size of smartphones and put new electric and hybrid cars on the road, but volatile lithium has also been identified as a cause of fires under some conditions. The notion would be to determine whether lithium deposits have built up on electrodes after charging. [Scientific American] The government of Bangladesh creates three sanctuaries for freshwater dolphins in the Sundarbans, the world’s largest mangrove ecosystem. The sanctuaries will protect the last two remaining species of freshwa...

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