Spring 2019

Twisted Physics

Twisted Physics

Scientists probing the exotic, 2D realm are discovering astonishing behaviors that could revolutionize our 3D world.

How to Whip Up New Physics

How to Whip Up New Physics

Sometimes, science can be a bit like making a good sandwich — but one a little more complex than your average PB&J.

Cathy Levenson runs experiments with National MagLab physicist Victor Schepkin (left) and Florida State University undergraduate Nicholas Kynast on the MagLab's 21.1-tesla MRI magnet.

Double Whammy

What happens when a kid with ADHD sustains a concussion? Using high-field magnets, researchers are working to find out.

Japan Blows Doors off World Record

Japan Blows Doors off World Record

Scientists have a blast developing a technique for studying electrons in ultra-high magnetic fields.

Tracking Fracking

Tracking Fracking

Watch environmental chemist Susan Richardson explain her research into hydraulic fracturing and drinking water.

Makeshift Magnets

Makeshift Magnets

Turn your trash into treasure by creating your own high-field magnet models.

Flip-flopping Phases

Flip-flopping Phases

Electrons in this cool high-field experiment flip-flopped between liquid and solid.

Good Mentors Make Good Scientists

Good Mentors Make Good Scientists

Researchers talk about their favorite mentors and how they made a difference.