Liquid metal battery: Can we invent our way out of climate trouble?

After President Obama and Mitt Romney spent three presidential debates steering clear of climate change, there was plenty of hand-wringing among the pundits. The candidates were letting down the electorate. The nation needs serious discussion about the looming challenge. But what would happen if the solution to climate change turned out to be, well, sort of fun? What if an inventor went on, say, The Colbert Report, and told the audience he had a neat solution for America’s dependence on fossil fuels?

read the full article from The Christian Science Monitor here http://www.csmonitor.com/Environment/Energy-Voices/2012/1024/Liquid-metal-battery-Can-we-invent-our-way-out-of-climate-trouble