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Electric eel batteries

Researchers are working on a way to create a battery inspired by the electric eel. This bio-compatible battery can be flexible, transparent and completely not toxic and could be used to power a new generation of wearable and implantable tech. Find out how it works in this Nature Video.

Read the paper: An electric-eel-inspired soft power source from stacked hydrogels

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-018-07895-9

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