How Batteries Work and Why Some Explode

How Batteries Work and Why Some Explode.

The demise of the Samsung Note 7 is not new where exploding rechargeable batteries is concerned. The technology is still improving and we have not heard the end of it. This educational article on batteries is enlightening, and answers some questions that we may have. What are they made of? How is electricity stored in them? Why do they discharge so quickly? Why is battery life so short? Are we charging our batteries correctly? When to re-charge them? What is the future of batteries?

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https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2016/oct/10/samsung-how-batteries-work-smartphones-explode