fascinating ! I wonder how long it takes for the disc to warm up enough to stop being a superconductor ?
That's what's bending the magnetic field around the disc and trapping it ( i think )
My inner child wants a skate board made out of that stuff !
YES!! The hoverboards from Back to the Future II will be a reality!!!
"He's kind of like a bear at a campsite...you think he's cute and kind of want to hug him, but in the end you know he's dangerous and is going to stomp on your tent and eat all your food..." - martysnarf
Kinda makes you wonder why we go insane over a new iphone.
Very cool. Yet another item for my Christmas Wish List.
'And the answer is... none. None more Gold.'
That's cool as hell, but I'll be bummed if I have to dip my car in liquid nitrogen before leaving for work. The heater isn't THAT good.