These New Flexible Batteries Can Be Printed Directly on to Textiles

These New Flexible Batteries Can Be Printed Directly on to Textiles

00 Researchers are working on flexible batteries that can be printed directly on to fabric. Their research was motivated by the problem of how to power wearable devices. The small gadgets often need significant power sources, but cumbersome battery packs are not an option. The new technique allows the person to literally wear flexible batteries that will power their device. Nazmul Karim, Knowledge Exchange Fellow at the University of Manchester, who co-authored the research paper on the…

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Impressive Multi-Tool Incorporates Wire Strippers and Universal Wrench

Impressive Multi-Tool Incorporates Wire Strippers and Universal Wrench

00 Having tools on you at all times is essential to being prepared for whatever situation you may face. After all, if you really want to be an engineer, you have to be able to fix anything, anytime, anywhere. There are an endless amount of multi-tools out there, but most are cheap and break easily. A new tool called The Claw is crafted from a solid chunk of 440c stainless steel and packs 18 different…

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