Magnetic Levitation In Slow Motion - Slo Mo #43 - Earth Unplugged
- uploaded: Jan 12, 2014
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Magnets, superconductors, and liquid nitrogen - all the ingredients you need for a cool Slo Mo investigating the latest mode of high speed travel - magnetic levitation! Sam and Si catch up with Dr Kei Takashina from the University of Bath who shows us the science of magnetic levitation by freezing super-conductors. Similar techniques are producing hyper-speed bullet trains!Special thanks to Dr Kei Takashina, Prof. Simon Bending and all the team from the University of to Earth Unplugged - the Earth Unplugged community:Facebook: Twitter: +: is a channel from BBC Worldwide who help fund new BBC programmes.