Nobel Prize Winner: we will never colonize any exoplanet

Someone finally had to say it. Although we have discovered many planets that are outside the Solar System and that may resemble Earth, we are unlikely to be able to visit these planets and then colonize them. He says so Michel Mayor, astrophysicist and one of the winners of this year's Nobel Prize, awarded for … Read moreNobel Prize Winner: we will never colonize any exoplanet

It's hard to imagine life without lithium-ion batteries – their creators have just received the Nobel Prize

Why did anyone actually decide to work on lithium-containing batteries? This is because lithium is the lightest of metals, and in addition has the largest electrochemical potential among them – it can provide the most energy in relation to weight. However, there were some problems with its use in batteries. When lithium was the anode, … Read moreIt's hard to imagine life without lithium-ion batteries – their creators have just received the Nobel Prize