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Enjoying nanosculpture art on Tomorrow Daily

We can't believe these tiny sculptures (created by artist Jonty Hurwitz) are thinner than the width of a human hair and relatively detailed for their size. If you wanted to see them, though, you'd need to have an electron microscope handy.

By 19 November 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 088: Ultrafast maglev trains, unlimited 'Interstellar' tickets, and more

On today's show, we discuss Japan's newest superconductor maglev train, AMC and Paramount's unlimited "Interstellar" ticket, and nanosculptures that can only be viewed with an electron microscope.

By 19 November 2014

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Darfon's super-thin Maglev Keyboard will make notebooks even slimmer

Instead of rubber cups, the Maglev Keyboard uses magnets to pop your keys right back up.

By 6 June 2014

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Floating bonsai trees defy gravity through magnetic levitation

Most trees grow in the ground. Kickstarter project Air Bonsai defies the conventions and helps tiny well-pruned trees float in the air.

By 26 January 2016

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The Lexus Slide hoverboard is both exciting and kind of a bummer, Ep. 214

This week on Crave we are gathering whale snot with drones, reflecting on what we learned from the HitchBot murder and finally getting some details on the much-anticipated Lexus Slide maglev hoverboard. It's the Crave show, ya'll.

By 7 August 2015

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Japan unveils world's fastest levitating train

Japan's bullet trains can travel up to 300km/h. The Central Japan Railway Co claims that a new maglev train prototype can reach 500km/h.

By 30 November 2012

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4G is better LTE than never on 430kph Maglev train

We took a trip on the world's fastest commercial train -- the Shanghai Maglev in China -- to take mobile broadband to ludicrous speed with a demo of LTE.

5 Images By 2 November 2010

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Tech Time Machine: 8 April

Brain surgery, the Y2K bug and Maglev trains: if any of those sound interesting to you, check out today's Tech Time Machine.

By 8 April 2012

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Mag Surf: Quantum skateboard defies gravity

What do you get when you cross a skateboard with a maglev train? A way cool science fair demo.

By 22 October 2011

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Shanghai subway may expand into neighboring province

Shanghai's transit system is already admired as a model in China, with its expanding metro map, the maglev super-express train to the Pudong airport, and high ridership in the bus network.

By 28 May 2008