The Maglev track allows the train to float above the track through the use of repelling magnets. … Once the train is levitated, power is supplied to the…

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Having implants and/or crowns in your teeth is not a problem for the MRI examination, but you need to wait 6 weeks after the implants / crowns are…

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The highest-recorded maglev speed is 603 km/h (375 mph), achieved in Japan by JR Central’s L0 superconducting maglev on 21 April 2015, 28 km/h (17 mph) faster than…

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A short-bore system only scans the necessary part of the body, and allows the rest of the body to be outside of the magnet. For this type of…

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In most cases, an MRI exam is safe for patients with metal implants, except for a few types. People with the following implants may not be scanned and…

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NMR spectroscopy was originally developed to help chemists who had created strange compounds that they couldn’t identify. In the technique (and just as in MRI), an unknown sample…

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Maglev trains are extremely environmentally friendly as they have zero carbon emissions, since they run on electricity. Maglev trains also reduce noise pollution compared to regular trains. All…

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A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan uses a combination of radio waves and strong magnetic fields to create an image of inside the body. … Short bursts of…

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It is levitating on magnets, this is why it can’t go uphill like jumbojet. Monorails are slow without hills, they only go around 20mph on the flat, on…

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The magnetic fields that change with time create loud knocking noises which may harm hearing if adequate ear protection is not used. They may also cause peripheral muscle…

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