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Minerals to Batteries: Where do they come from?

August 27, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

$5 – $10

The commercial development of Sony’s lithium-ion battery in 1991, has transformed the technical world we live in – from laptop computers, mobile phones, power tools, electric vehicles, and – more recently – grid energy storage. Join Dr. Andrew Jansen from Argonne National Laboratory to learn what makes a lithium-ion battery work, why it is such a game changer, and where we find the elements used in it.
Lecture – 2:00 p.m. – 60-minutes – Ages 8 yrs. & up
Regular Museum Admission- $10 adults, $8 seniors, $5 children/students
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August 27
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$5 – $10
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Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art
1220 Kensington Road
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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(630) 833-1616
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