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Researchers Use Sound To Levitate Objects And It's Amazing

Reuters | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 12.03.2015 | Technology

British researchers have built the world's first sonic tractor beams that lift and move objects using soundwaves. A team from the universities of Bris...

Demonstrators Tried To Levitate Vice Media HQ Into The East River (Seriously)

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 03.04.2015 | Media

We can't make this stuff up. On Tuesday, members from the music collective Talibam! attempted to levitate Vice Media's Brooklyn headquarters into ...

24 Magical Images Of Levitating Bodies

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 06.25.2014 | Arts

“Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward," Leonardo da Vinci famously mused. Artists have long be...

WATCH: Magnetic Levitation In Slow Motion Looks Like Witchcraft

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

Want to levitate? All you need are magnets, liquid nitrogen and superconductors. Well, maybe not exactly. But if you want to make a model train le...

WATCH: Scientists Overseas Take 'Acoustic Levitation' To Awesome Next Level

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

This acoustic levitation video might just leave you with a new appreciation for finely tuned speaker setups. Not because they can play Led Zeppelin so...

WATCH: Slo-Mo 'Newton's Beads' Will Blow Your Mind

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.02.2013 | Science

Watching a strand of beads fall from a jar in slow-motion is not only pretty mesmerizing, but is also phenomenal physics. Just check out this amazi...

Levitating Magician Shocks Londoners By Floating Alongside Double-Decker

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 06.27.2013 | Weird News

A levitating magician shocked Londoners when he appeared to float alongside a double-decker bus, but online sleuths think they have figured out his tr...

WATCH: You'll Never Believe What's Levitating This Water

| Posted 09.13.2012 | Science

By Joanne Manaster From Argonne Labs comes this intriguing video demonstrating the acoustic levitation of liquids on a piece of equipment developed f...

Levitating Woman On 'Fact Or Faked: Paranormal Files'

Posted 04.18.2012 | TV

On "Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files" (Tue., 9 p.m. ET on Syfy), the team examined footage of a woman seemingly experiencing a paranormal levitation. ...

Amazing Levitation Photos: Watch People Fly

Damon Dahlen | Posted 02.21.2012 | Arts
Damon Dahlen


Challenge of the Super Scientists!

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 08.31.2011 | College
Zoe P. Strassfield

I started to wonder if I hadn't suddenly fallen into a comic book...

U.S. Scientists Learn How To Levitate Tiny Objects

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

U.S. scientists have found a way to levitate the very smallest objects using the strange forces of quantum mechanics, and said on Wednesday they might...

25 Random Things About Yoga

Lauren Cahn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lauren Cahn

1. You don't have to be thin to be flexible. 2. To get into certain poses, however, it does help to be thin to make up for a lack of flexibility. ... 14. Yoga teachers are not "yoga therapists" unless trained as such.

U.S. Scientists Learn How To Levitate Tiny Objects

Yahoo! News | Julie Steenhuysen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

U.S. scientists have found a way to levitate the very smallest objects using the strange forces of quantum mechanics, and said on Wednesday they might...