Video courtesy of the Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC), representing the science center and museum in the world. For more information, visit www.astc.org. Follow us on Twitter: @ ScienceCenters. Tel-Aviv University demos quantum superconductors locked in a magnetic field (www.quantumlevitation.com). For an explanation of the physics behind this demonstration, visit www.quantumlevitation.com / levitation / The_physics.html. With the theme “Knowledge that works: From Theory to Practice”, ASTC 2011 Annual Conference featured more than 100 sessions, which highlighted how science centers and museums are putting new ideas into practice for serve their communities. The conference was organized by the Science Center in Baltimore, Maryland, October 15-18.
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