Superconductors locked in a magnetic field aka Quantum Levitation / Quantum Locking

Despite what you may think, your eyes are not playing tricks on you. That little white disc is levitating an inch or so above a magnetic track. In fact, if you switched everything upside down, it would remain in place as it is trapped in a magnetic field which arises due to the funky characteristics […]

The Nike Mag – It’s About Time (Back to the Future)

My Twitter, Facebook and Google+ feeds are currently being lit up with posts regarding Nike’s release of the Back to the Future trainer and if you look into my shoe cupboard, it is fairly obvious that I have a tendency to impulse buy funky looking footwear. ¬†On that basis, I have hidden my wallet and […]