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Maglev Train magnets
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Maglev Train magnets

februari 25th, 2015 | by Oskar Nävsjö
Maglev train is a train powered by magnets! 2003 China started to work on the first ever magnet train and they finished it year 2008, but there is only 1 magnet train in the world. What’s special with these trains is that they...
Cheaper, lighter carbon fiber
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Cheaper, lighter carbon fiber

februari 25th, 2015 | by Oliver Hedlund
The carbon fiber of today is used in many different fast vehicles such as Formula-1 cars. The reason for this is that carbon fiber can be spun together  in a way that makes it extremely durable and still very light. The reason...
Magnetite
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Magnetite

februari 23rd, 2015 | by Phillipe Togan
The material magnetite is one of the materials used for magnets. Most of the magnets we have are manufactured and made by mixing neodymium, iron and boron. It’s rare to find materials that already are magnetized, but magnetite...
Shrilk: BIO-Inspired Plastic
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Shrilk: BIO-Inspired Plastic

februari 23rd, 2015 | by Linus Lundmark
Researchers at Harvard University´s Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering has developed an bio-inspired plastic material to replicate the insect cuticle´s strength, durability and versatility. The material is...
Transparent Ceramics
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Transparent Ceramics

februari 23rd, 2015 | by Oliver Hedlund
Isn’t it just too bad that the laminated glass used by the army still can be shot through by some weapons? Well now scientist has begun to produce transparent ceramics which almost has the same transparancy as the laminated...
Superconductivity
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Superconductivity

februari 23rd, 2015 | by David Hedberg
In this article you can read about magnetism and superconductivity. A couple of applications are described in page 4-7. If you want to learn more about this physical phenomena I recommend you to read the whole article. The...