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Author Livingston, James D., 1930-
Title Rising force [electronic resource] : the magic of magnetic levitation / James D. Livingston.
Publication Info. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2011.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOK-ebrary    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description xi, 271 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Levity vs. gravity -- Gravitational and magnetic forces -- Maglev-a balance of forces -- Spinning the levitron -- Inducing uplift -- Flying frogs -- Super-lev -- Feeding back -- In a spin -- The no-spin zone -- Flying trains -- All aboard! -- Keeping it up.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2013. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Subject Magnetic fields.
Magnetic suspension.
Added Author ebrary, Inc.
ISBN 9780674055353 (hc : alk. paper)
0674055357 (hc : alk. paper)
9780674061095 (e-book)
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