The Case for using lithium ion to make superconductors

The lithium ion is a highly versatile metal that has a variety of applications from superconductivity to light transmission, from biomedical devices to high-speed rail cars.Now, researchers have shown that it can be used to make high-performance, superconducting magnets.The work is published online in the journal Nature Communications.The researchers say their findings could pave the […]

When you put sodium nitrate in water, it produces a chlorine-like electron configuration (Photo)

Posted October 02, 2019 11:24:31Samsung Electronics (005930) and Japanese semiconductor company NTT Docomo announced that they had developed an electronic toy that uses nickel, carbon, and silicon as a catalyst for the production of a hydrogen electron.NTT Docomos research assistant Kazuaki Nishimura, a senior research engineer at Samsung Electronics, says that this new prototype “is […]