#Nickel & #Graphene: #Scientists create #LithiumIon #Battery that won’t catch fire

They experimented with a wearable sensor Bao invented that monitors #Human body temperature. This sensor consists of a plastic that is made up of tiny, #Spiky #Nickel particles. These particles were coated with #Graphene, a layer of #Carbon that is only the thickness of a single atom. The particles were then embedded in a polyethylene film, which was attached to a battery electrode.

Read more at: http://www.cbsnews.com/news/stanford-lithium-ion-battery-wont-catch-fire/

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