Lithium

Revealed: The Sun’s Secret Plan to Become a Lithium Factory

Revealed: The Sun’s Secret Plan to Become a Lithium Factory

Lithium is used in everything from medication to mobile phone batteries, but where does it come from? We know it is mined here on Earth, but where it is created in the universe is less well understood. We studied hundreds of thousands of stars like our own Sun and found…

7 Up Used To Contain Lithium

7 Up Used To Contain Lithium

Yesterday, The New York Times published a provocative opinion piece by a Cornell medical school professor that argued for adding lithium to our drinking water. It’s an interesting idea! It is not, however, a new one. In fact, one of our favourite soft drinks used to contain the mood stabilising…