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WSU Researchers Use Super-high Pressures to Create Super Battery

July 2, 2010

chemistry graphic Using super-high pressures similar to those found deep in the Earth or on a giant planet, Washington State University researchers have created a compact, never-before-seen material capable of storing vast amounts of energy. Full Story

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