Wednesday, August 17, 2005
But don't flush your other batteries just yet. No one is really sure yet where this technology is going. Counting on big market success is still a wee bit premature.
Scientists have developed a way to turn pee into electricity. And there's plenty where that came from, they point out.
Cheap, disposable, and renewable, urine-powered batteries may be the perfect power source for disposable healthcare test kits called biochips, the researchers say.