A new way to find better battery materials

A new way to find better battery materials

Top Story A new approach to analyzing and designing new ion conductors — a key component of rechargeable batteries — could accelerate the development of high-energy lithium batteries and possibly other energy storage and delivery devices, such as fuel cells, researchers say. The new approach relies on understanding the way vibrations move through the crystal […]

Women Were usually Better Manifested in Traditional Classic tomes Than Modern day Ones

Women Were usually Better Manifested in Traditional Classic tomes Than Modern day Ones

Since the birth of modern English-language novels in the 1700s, male and female characters from Paul Atreides to Elizabeth Bennet have laughed, grinned, felt and acted through their pages. A new study conducted using a machine learning algorithm has offered fresh perspective on their histories. “The Transformation of Gender in English-Language Fiction,” published this week […]

DREAMer Finds Better Life In Mexico And Sees More Opportunities

DREAMer Finds Better Life In Mexico And Sees More Opportunities

Kevin Bueno, a 22-year-old Dreamer who lived in Colorado, found an alternative to all the chaos that occurred after Donald Trump took office. Bueno’s mother always dreamt of his son going to college and having a career, but schooling was going to be too expensive for an undocumented student. ElUniversal Bueno arrived in the United […]

Women may be better drivers than men: Study

Women may be better drivers than men: Study

London: Women are less likely to be distracted while driving than men, according to a study which debunks stereotypes about ladies being bad drivers. Researchers suggested that young men and extroverted or neurotic people are more prone to distraction. Ole Johansson, from the Institute of Transport Economics in Norway, surveyed a large group of high-school […]

China’s dreadful air pollution seems to have got a bit better

China’s dreadful air pollution seems to have got a bit better

Air pollution strikes Beijing on 6 November 2017Wu Hong/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock By Andy Coghlan China has taken some baby steps towards cleaning up its horrendous air pollution – but there is a long way still to go. Eastern China, especially Beijing, is notorious for its smogs, driven by the country’s rapid industrialisation. On Friday Beijing issued an […]