Thread: New Technolgy
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Old 09-15-2008, 10:44 AM
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Default Re: New Technolgy

How's this for kick-a$$ technology?

I was shown a piece of superconducting material that they actually use at Cern once during a lecture, a piece of material with a cross section of no more than a square inch (well, maybe a little more... like 1,5 square inch) that they pass 15.000 amps through. Pretty amazing. Obviously that doesn't work at room temperature, it needs to be cooled down to only a few degrees Kelvin in order for it to become superconductive.

And has the Large Hadron Collider destroyed the world yet?

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