For Adults/College Students

  • Science Show & Tell

    Scientist Hans van Tol
     

    Thinking of a career in science? Get inspired by these MagLab staffers.

     
  • Demystified Science

    Cooper pairs
     

    We explain some of the very cool science and technology related to magnets in a way that won't scare away non-scientists.

     
  • Blasts from the Past

    Faraday Disc
     

    Whether you need homework help or are just curious, learn about people and inventions marking the long history of electricity & magnetism.

     
  • Interactive Learning

    DC motor
     

    These tutorials let you see and manipulate electricity and magnetism in ways that are impossible in real life.

     

What is...

  • A MAGNET

    If your knowledge of magnets ends with posting a to-do list on the fridge, add this to the list: Learn more about magnets!   Read more
  • SUPERCONDUCTIVITY

    They don't call it super for nothing. Once you get a superconductor going, it'll keep on ticking like the Energizer Bunny, only a lot longer.    Read more
  • AN MRI MACHINE

    Come peek inside one of these amazing machines — and learn how they help doctors peek inside their patients.   Read more
  • CRYOGENICS

    Samuel Taylor Coleridge lends a hand as we explore cryogenics — the art and science of how to get things fantastically frigid.    Read more
  • MASS SPECTROMETRY

    Not only do mass spectrometers accurately weigh molecules — they do it while those tiny particles are careening by faster than Jeff Gordon on steroids.    Read more