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Well this sounds like a dream. Never plug in your device again! Can +Tesla​ please figure this our for the #model3 ????
 
Imagine charging your FitBit by simply wearing it while you walk.
While wearable devices are growing in popularity, they still share a common burden: The more complex the device, the shorter its battery life. Until perhaps now. In a paper published on Friday (June 17) in Science Advances, researchers outline a way to harvest energy from body movement using nothing more than salt water and a flexible rubber band.
To conduct their experiment, researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology built a rubber shell and filled it with salt water. When the shell moved, the conductive salt water moved with it, generating an alternating current. That harvested energy can be stored in existing batteries or capacitors, and used to power anything from smartwatches to toys. The stored energy is capable of powering devices even when their wearers aren’t moving.

It’s very robust because the surface material is nothing special says Zhong Lin Wang a materials scientist at Georgia Tech and one of the authors of the study. The Georgia Tech prototypes—arm bands, rubber mats and mouse pads among them—were put through more than 500,000 cycles of deformation without any negative effects on energy storage. Every prototype was able to light up an LED panel after being tapped or pressed. Using this approach, manufacturers could conceivably create self-charging devices by combining salt water with commercially available rubber or plastic.
This is hardly the the first attempt to charge devices without plugging them in—see: solar panels—but it could be an important one. If wearables are ever truly going to take it off, it’s likely to be without a charging cord dragging behind them.
Imagine charging your FitBit by simply wearing it while you walk.
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Changing the refuel/recharge game forever. #NoHands #NeverForget #Tesla #ModelS
 
Tesla = The Future: Refueling.
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The snakey charging arm (called the “Solid Metal Snake”) makes its way to the parked Tesla Model S car automatically. No human intervention
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SpaceX CRS-7 Launch
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This will change the way we all move... I'm excited to see how quickly this tech will be available to the public. Hopefully in 5-7 years google will have its own fleet of robot Uber self driving cars.
 
We started designing the world’s first fully self-driving vehicle to transform mobility, making it easier, safer and more enjoyable for everyone to get around. Now we're ready for the next step of our project: this summer, our prototype vehicles will leave the test track and hit the familiar roads of Mountain View, California, with our safety drivers aboard. Learn more: http://goo.gl/mBTKZD
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Great video of a historic launch. +SpaceX#GameChanger #SpaceX #ElonMusk
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Most Common Genetically Modified foods to avoid eating : http://goo.gl/ybjb61
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That's cool
 
Kinesin is a protein that moves things around the cell. That filament is a protein strand that gives the cell structure. That vesicle is a big blob full of cellular product that the cell wants to transport somewhere else. It is driven by ATP hydrolysis.

#Biology   #GIFs   #ScienceEveryday  

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Yes, please. +Tesla Motors +Uber 
 
#Tesla Board Member says #Uber may buy 500,000 self-driving Teslas in 2020: http://ow.ly/OJ7gA #tsla #teslamodels #teslamotors #elonmusk
Robocars, the hyperloop and universal broadband are nearly here -- or so some top venture capitalists think. On Thursday night, five of the world's best-known venture capitalists each went to bat for two trends they think will be the most explosive over the next five years, but aren't overly obvious. The 17th annual top 10 tech [...]
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😧... Incredible!
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The Top 20% of Earners Pay 84% of the total Income Tax in the U.S. The bottom 20% GETS PAID (about $7,000 annually depending on married or single and number of dependents)

"Pay your fair share"...

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And the bottom 20%? They get paid by Uncle Sam. We compare tax burdens as Tax Day approaches.
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The top 1% of the population makes 400% more than the bottom 99%. Who's not paying whose fair share? 
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