Magnets

Google Is Going After Cancer

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Tech

Google has revealed the latest project from its ultra-secretive Google X team: Tthey're going to hunt cancer using tiny magnets. In a report by the...

The Question Is 'Why DON'T You Need Magnetic Shoes?'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.05.2014 | UK Tech

You might remember from last week how an oddly talented man on YouTube, in both senses of that word, made his own set of Wolverine claws? He's been...

Step One? Buy Magnetic Putty. Step Two? DO THIS.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK Tech

You can buy a lot of weird stuff on the internet. We knew that already. But to that ever-expanding list we today add this terrifying-looking 'magnetic...

WATCH: Copper Pipe + Magnet = Four Seconds Of Science Wonder

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Tech

What happens when you drop a powerful, spinning magnet into a fat copper pipe? Wonderful, wonderful things. Ok, well actually more of a sort of ...

Body Hacking: Arrival of the Grinders

Leo Kent | Posted 25.12.2012 | UK Tech
Leo Kent

The rise of the Maker Movement has shown that people are hacking the physical, as well as the virtual, world. But why stop at hacking objects?

Magnets Kill Cancer Cells In Laboratory Tests

PA | Posted 08.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A magnetic method of killing cancer cells has been developed by scientists. The technique uses a magnetic field to flip a "self-destruct" switch in...

Cool Or Terrifying? Robot Cubes Can Self-Assemble 3D Objects

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 03.06.2012 | UK Tech

Imagine designing a prototype toy car on a computer, reaching over into a box of 'sand' and pulling out the freshly assembled model. That's just w...

'Magnetic' Georgian Man Sticks 50 Spoons To His Body To Set World Record (PICTURES)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 19.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Some days, it feels like almost everyone has a Guinness World Record - something 39-year-old Georgian kick-boxing trainer and spoon enthusiast Etibar ...

'Quantum Levitation' Video Storms To Top Of Viral Video Charts

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.12.2011 | UK Tech

A video demonstration of the phenomenon known as 'quantum locking', which shows a supercooled disc levitating and spinning above a metal track, has ta...