The device is a super capacitor, meaning it can pack a lot of energy into a tiny space, charges quickly and holds its charge for a long time.
The device is a super capacitor, meaning it can pack a lot of energy into a tiny space, charges quickly and holds its charge for a long time.

Speedy science project a winner for mobiles

SICK of waiting hours for your mobile to charge? Then don't.

An 18-year-old high school student from America has been awarded $50,000 at an international science fair for creating an energy storage device that could be fully charged in less than 30 seconds.

The device is a super capacitor, meaning it can pack a lot of energy into a tiny space, charges quickly and holds its charge for a long time.



PHOTOS: Legends of the CRCA congregate at McKittrick Park

premium_icon PHOTOS: Legends of the CRCA congregate at McKittrick Park

Some legends of the game were in attendance today.

50 years for Maclean's historians

premium_icon 50 years for Maclean's historians

'50 years ago, the local rotary club called a special meeting'

Minnie Waters-Wooli SLSC to hold final 'come and try' day

premium_icon Minnie Waters-Wooli SLSC to hold final 'come and try' day

The Lower Clarence club are on the lookout for fun-loving kids.