How to make a superconductor from scratch

In the 1960s, an American inventor named Josephine Folsom invented a metal that could be turned into a superconducting conductor, or a magnetic field, by adding a chemical substance called “electron-capture.”Folsam’s method worked well, but the metal was fragile and would not conduct electricity at the speed it was supposed to.A solution was to use […]

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FIFA president Sepp Blatter will hold a news conference on Wednesday ahead of the World Cup in 2018

FIFA president Michel Platini has confirmed that he will hold an emergency news conference in advance of the 2018 World Cup to update FIFA members about the situation at the world football governing body.Speaking at FIFA’s headquarters in Zurich, Blatter said: “We are in a difficult situation in our organisation.”The news conference comes after the […]

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