Bleeding Edge

by Carlo Longino




Urine Luck If This Battery Dies

from the not-that-kind-of-juice dept

Physicists in Singapore have developed a new battery fueled by human urine, intending it for use in disposable health-care kits for rural areas. The mind boggles at all of the other potential applications, though, and as Cellular-News points, out, could bring a whole new meaning to "emergency" phone calls. Think of all the products it could power, like the Sony PisSP or the Apple iPeed.

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    Anonymous Coward, 13 Jan 2006 @ 10:52am

    woah

    think of this: the first urine-powered porta-pottie, which harnesses the power of your urine to pump your waste into a seperate holding tank, preventing all those funky smells in the john!!!

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