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selinz
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re: Atomic superconductor one-ups squid
selinz   4/4/2011 7:58:19 PM
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Every once in a while, the physicists who get obscene research dollars have to put buzzwords on their explanations to justify future dollars. That's what this sounds like to me.

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re: Atomic superconductor one-ups squid
subman   4/4/2011 1:46:28 AM
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Calling it "perpetual motion" when it lasts 40 seconds seems a bit odd. Even if it was 40 hours, that is still a long way from perpetual...

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goafrit   4/3/2011 12:00:50 PM
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very interesting.

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Kinnar   4/2/2011 11:19:52 AM
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It is interesting but tough to say that this is super conductivity as it will be quite hard to find the resistance offered by this circulating ring.

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re: Atomic superconductor one-ups squid
kdboyce   4/2/2011 6:43:21 AM
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Colin - a question. Once the flow is stopped by the laser, what starts it again? It is not clear whether or not the flow needs restarting from an external source, e.g. electric field or what? What am I missing?



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