Magnetic Levitation in the News

Levitating Lightbulb Does It All With No Wires
It would be really fun to do an entire hallway of these levitating wireless lights. This a project on which [Chris Rieger] has been working for about six months. It uses magnetic levitation and ... continued..
Levitating Wireless LED Ring
Here’s an impressive example of a completely home built magnetic levitation setup… with wireless power transmission to boot! [Samer] built this from scratch and it features two main sub ... continued..
Magnetic levitation breakthrough unlocks gravity-free technology
Magnetic levitation technology takes an innovative leap forward with researchers at the Quantum Machines Unit of the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST) pushing the boundaries of ... continued..
Maglev line starting date still up in the air as costs keep rising
The much-ballyhooed magnetic levitation train line project linking Tokyo with Nagoya has been stuck in limbo since Shizuoka Prefecture refused to allow construction for what could be one of the ... continued..
Magnetic Levitation - the Future of Rail Travel?
Magnetic Levitation Transport, or maglev, is a revolutionary form of railway transport. It uses magnetic forces to make the vehicles hover above the track rather than running along them ... continued..
Tunnel collapse causes first death related to maglev train project
Gifu Prefecture--A tunnel collapse here Oct. 27 killed a 44-year-old construction worker and seriously injured another man in the first fatal accident connected to the enormous magnetic levitation ... continued..
Watch the first-ever magnetic levitation test on regular train tracks
A test by Italian firm IronLev has provided successful examples of how a magnetic levitation train, or maglev, might work on already existing train tracks. This is a huge boon, as the maglev demo ... continued..
China is ushering in a new era of innovation
In 2023, China authorized 921,000 invention patents, a year-on-year increase of 15.3 percent. The 2023 Global Innovation Index Report released by the World Intellectual Property Organization shows ... continued..
Improving Maglev performance with machine learning
Among the most promising technologies now being studied is magnetic levitation (Maglev), which uses powerful magnets to push trains along while they hover just above their rails. By virtually ... continued..
Culture Kings sneaker display device recalled after risk of injury or death
An urgent recall has been issued for a popular clothing and food wear brand, Culture Kings, after fears one of its products could cause injury and even death. continued..
Eurosets: Newborn baby saved from acute bronchiolitis in Martinique by Colibri third-generation life-support device
The baby was affected by a viral infection, leaving him unable to breathe. Thanks to a state-of-the-art device, used for the first time in the world in the Caribbean, the medical-surgical team was ... continued..
The Man Behind the Museum Makeover: How Saurav Bhaik is Revolutionizing Cultural Experiences
Tagbin is a company that uses technology to create immersive experiences in museums and heritage sites. This interview with CEO Saurav Bhaik views. continued..

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