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Electric-car batteries recharge in ten minutes when the heat is on

Fast Charging Battery Invented by Chao-Yang Wang Group.

Lithium ions (yellow orbs) race between the electrodes (stacked plates) at either end of a lithium battery in this artist’s impression. Such batteries can be quickly replenished if heated to a toasty temperature. Credit: Chao-Yang Wang

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Nature 575, 10 (2019)




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