Magnets

9.27.18

Watch Scientists Accidentally Blow Up Their Lab With The Strongest Indoor Magnetic Field Ever

Researchers at the University of Tokyo were expecting to create a strong magnetic field, but they got a lot more than they were bargaining for.

11.3.17

China Is Testing Silent ‘Magnetic Drive’ Submarines to Evade the US Navy

The less noise a sub makes, the harder it is to detect on sonar.

4.18.17

Roll Your Blunts and Watch This Magnified Ferrofluid

Proceed with caution.

1.2.17

Here's How You Make High Fashion Inspired by Magnetic Fields

Fashion design has never looked so magnetic.

10.15.16

Lift Your Spirits with a Levitating Cloud Lamp

This levitating cloud light is equal parts dreamy and technologically advanced.

10.13.16

Pimp Your Records with a Futuristic Levitating Turntable

The MAG-LEV turntable is the kind of thing you'd expect to see on the wealthy side of sci-fi dystopia.

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10.3.16

Lose the Lava Lamp and Light Up a New Ferrofluid Display

The magic magnetic lamp now lights up and comes in five mind-melting colors.

5.31.16

Your Eyes Won't Believe These Ferrofluid Photos

Philip Overbuary's space-age abstracts blend digital aesthetic with analog materials.

5.28.16

It Happened: The Hydraulic Press Was Defeated

Fucking finally.

4.11.16

The Etch-a-Sketch Doesn’t Work Like You Think It Does

Some of the best toys are the simplest ones.

4.4.16

Newly Discovered State of Matter Could Be a Breakthrough for Quantum Computing

Quantum spin liquids seem to defy the laws of nature.

1.25.16

7 Levitating Artworks Cooler Than the Air Bonsai

Because floating mini-trees barely scratch the surface.

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