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Quantum Levitation!


Suspending a superconducting disc above or below a set of permanent magnets. The magnetic field is locked inside the superconductor ; a phenomenon called 'Quantum Trapping'.
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Submitted: 11/12/2012
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#3 - upyoursnumbnuts (11/20/2012) [+] (1 reply)
Ok, how long until this is commercially feasible? Seriously. I want a flying car.
#1 - xlp (11/19/2012) [+] (1 reply)
I saw this live :) they had a track of permanent magnets and put cooled superconductor over it and gave it a push.... and it was doing laps like a boss
User avatar #4 - davidokuro (12/09/2012) [-]
ROADS OF THE FUTURE :D
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