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China's Third Maglev Line

China is know for its ferociously fast Shanghai maglev line that runs between the Pudong International Airport and Longyang Road station while reaching 431 km/h (268 mph) top speeds along the way. Little known is that China's first mid-low speed (second commercial) maglev line was opened in 2016. Here we ...

Magnetic Levitation Express Maglev Toy Train

This fun new maglev toy train by OWI has an electromagnet, propulsion magnets and levitation magnets to create propulsion. The magnetic strips that are placed inside the guideway makes the Magnetic Levitation Express train to hover and it allows it to run smoothly at high speeds. This kit has 155 ...

New World Record Speed for Trains

The L0 Series high-speed maglev train, introduced in 2013 by the Central Japan Railway Company has broken two world records within 5 days. On 16 April 2015 it reached a maximum speed of 590 km/h (367 mph) on the 42.8 km (26.6 mi) long Yamanashi Test Track near Mount Fuji. ...

Real Hoverboard

The future is now. Finally no Photoshop, no video editing required to float 1 inch above ground with a hoverboard. This is the real thing, developed by Hendo. The hoverboard uses 4 engines to make it stable, and at the current stage of development it looks like it can be ...

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SkyTran is Coming to Tel-Aviv

Anyone who keeps up with science and medicine already knows that Israel is one of the most progressive countries when it comes to harnessing new technologies. Jerusalem Online recently revealed that SkyTran maglev technology, developed by NASA, was in the works for the city of Tel Aviv as a new ...