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Polar Putty

Magnets come in all shapes and sizes. Visit our Magnet Academy to learn how to make magnetic Silly Putty at home using a few simple ingredients.

Magnetic Putty Lesson Plan

Pressure Converts an Insulator into a Metal

The novel behavior could help scientists better understand the mechanisms behind high-temperature superconductivity.

Quantum oscillations in NiS<sub>2</sub> that appear at pressures above the Mott transition that is at ~30kbar.

A Global User Community

Researchers from institutions around the world do experiments at the lab every year. Find out more about who they are and where they’re from with these interactive tools!

A Global User Community graphic by Caroline McNiel

Cream of the Crop

Read the best research in condensed matter physics, chemistry, life sciences, and magnet science and technology from across the lab.

Best of 2016 research

Get Some Science this Summer

The MagLab is offering free outreach to summer camps, programs and community gatherings from June 4 to July 29.

Summer Outreach

Find out what's going on at the MagLab by reading the latest news and features, catching a quick video, or viewing our calendar.

Latest Videos

How Capacitors Work
The Lorentz Force
MagLab Science Café: Predatory Bacteria
How DC Motors Work
National MagLab Open House 2017: Celebrating the Drama, Comedy & Mystery of Science

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Last modified on 28 March 2017