The Case for using lithium ion to make superconductors

The lithium ion is a highly versatile metal that has a variety of applications from superconductivity to light transmission, from biomedical devices to high-speed rail cars.Now, researchers have shown that it can be used to make high-performance, superconducting magnets.The work is published online in the journal Nature Communications.The researchers say their findings could pave the […]

How to make the best of an electric guitar by playing with an electric tuner

When the idea of playing an electric instrument with a tuner came up in our office, I was a little hesitant.It would require some serious skill and precision, and the cost would be quite high.Luckily, our engineer, Dan, showed us a video that demonstrated the possibilities of a tunable electric guitar.I was hooked.I wanted to […]