Andy takes a closer look at one of his favourite demos from the 2012 Christmas Lectures, bringing together a levitating superconductor and a bewildering Möbius strip made from over 2,000 magnets.
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As his super-conducting boat whizzes along the track, Andy demonstrates the remarkable properties of the superconducting material (Yttrium barium copper oxide) which allows it to seemingly float both above and below the track.
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26 thoughts on “Levitating Superconductor on a Möbius strip”
Bergeraknya gelombang ke satu arah memungkinkan adanya kesetimpalan medan listrik mungkin kedepan akan menjadi sumber energi baru jika jalan menggunakan levitation, semua politik kendaraan akan berubah dan bahkan setiap pengendara yang melewati akan dibayar karena mengasilkan energi subhanallahu apakah mungkin…
Now I know how to make a time machine!
This is good. I see a future where toys require liquid nitrogen.
Today I learned that the Polar Express is real
it might be cool, if you put a camera on it
Avengers Endgame Anyone ?
At 3:21, the diagram shows the eddy currents producing a magnetic field with the North Pole facing up. But if it's the South end of the magnet descending, there should be a South pole generated to resist the motion.
6:50 which would be [hoverboards.]
Imagine entire roads lined with powerful magnets, your cars are hovercars.
No sci-fi novel, game, or movie has visualised a future like that.
this is what I live for
I want to levitate the a stachu in my college as a unique project it can be possible are not……?
Yeah stupid technology because you would need to be constantly cooling it and wasting unlimited energy doing so
H.P. Lovecraft alive and well apparently
Science is a conspiracy the earth is flat
make roller coasters out of this!
Looks like I can't go near them.
It's may be a good idea to revolutionize the car. Need support on a large scale.
Drop chill mag in tube
He explained how maglevs work and demonstrated meisner effect(quantum levitation). Correct me if I am wrong
How much would this project cost?
A smaller version of The HyperLooP?
2:45 is absolutely pleasing
i feel more dumber than a juggalo…
So what if you put the track, with the superconductor inside a coil of wire, would it generate electiricity?
The sound that plays on the intro 0:00 scared the sh*t out of me.
i just saw this experiment live at MSUM yesterday with my children and gf. it was a good show. i only wish my children would've behaved better. they are still very young