If you can read this, either the style sheet didn't load or you have an older browser that doesn't support style sheets. Try clearing your browser cache and refreshing the page.

(Huffington Post)   Subby has read this article three times and still doesn't know what a knotted vortex is or why it's important, but hey, 3D printer   ( huffingtonpost.com) divider line
    More: Cool, physics experiment, Herschel Space Observatory, International Space Station, Nature Physics, topology, French Guiana, Andromeda Galaxy, image feature  
•       •       •

3189 clicks; posted to Geek » on 04 Mar 2013 at 5:52 PM (5 years ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»

Voting Results (Smartest)
View Voting Results: Smartest and Funniest

2013-03-05 01:10:22 AM  
1 vote:
I saw Knotted Vortex at Coachella last year.
2013-03-04 08:12:00 PM  
1 vote:
It's alternating comments like those above that make Fark great.
2013-03-04 07:40:46 PM  
1 vote:

Sgygus: A currently insurmountable obstacle to a plasma-fusion generator is the inability to contain hot plasma for any significant amount of time.  If the super-hot plasma could be made to contain itself in some kind of vortex-knot, well, progress.

Pretty sure this was just a current inside of a fluid (water.)
Displayed 3 of 3 comments

View Voting Results: Smartest and Funniest

This thread is archived, and closed to new comments.

Continue Farking

On Twitter

Top Commented
Javascript is required to view headlines in widget.
  1. Links are submitted by members of the Fark community.

  2. When community members submit a link, they also write a custom headline for the story.

  3. Other Farkers comment on the links. This is the number of comments. Click here to read them.

  4. Click here to submit a link.