Um… holy shit!?!
Oh… I see…
(Is it a coincidence that these things are UFO-shaped? Are they screwing with us?)
Man I watched this today. Blew my mind.
superconductivity is the BOMB.
they’re working on (are figuring out) how to get the same results without having to super cool a train track, for instance.
In other news: VIRGIN GALACTIC!
thats some fucked up back to the future hover-board stuff. Jeeesus!
The aliens are letting their secrets out. Genuinely good stuff.
This is the reason I’ve always regretted not doing physics.
It’s never to late!
So called ‘Maglev’ technology has been around for a long time, it’s only just been refined enough to be commercialised in the last ten years. Asia have a few trains that already use the tech for friction-free train tracks. Some of them even reach 500kph – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=weWmTldrOyo