They ground us and they raise our eyes towards the heavens. When they're at work, we don't see or hear them, but they are all around us — whether we are working or playing. They are woven into our lives, often in amazing ways that most of us can't even imagine. Their importance is only growing.
Batteries have become a vital life-force, sustaining and entertaining us, powering everything from our phones, pacemakers and hearing aids, to our cars, cities and spacecraft. At their simplest, they store energy until we need it. At their most complex, they hold the potential to avert wars, defeat global warming and enable our exploration of distant planets.
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