Magnetic Metal Ball Used In This Designer Lamp's Flexibility (Video)
Feb 20, 2012 15:53
Giulio Iacchetti designed a flexible table and floor lamp that's pretty impressive. It uses the power of magnets! The magnetic steel ball serves as an infinitely pivotable joint, which connects the LED light source to a rotating base at almost any angle.
Wired has published a very nice feature on Kip Thorne and the science behind Chris Nolan's Interstellar. Kip Thorne is one of the world's most celebrated theoretical physicists. He and Nolan worked together to ensure depictions of scientific happenings in the film are as accurate as possible. Read more