“A new idea is delicate. It can be killed by a sneer or a yawn; it can be stabbed to death by a quip and worried to death by a frown on the right man’s brow.” Ovid, Roman Poet (43 BC – 17 AD).
Friday, 8 August 2014
Japan makes big conductor
The National Institute for Fusion Science in Japan has achieved an electrical current of 100,000 amperes using yttrium-based high-temperature superconducting tapes to fabricate a large-scale magnet conductor.