Magnet-Powered Flying Carpet Entertains Pets

Magnet-Powered Flying Carpet Entertains Pets

MiCasa Lab has developed a rug that can lift small animals up in the air.

Emma Hutchings
  • 29 july 2013

MiCasa Lab has developed a flying carpet that can lift pets up in the air, using six pairs of neodymium magnets placed underneath.  Wired reports that while the carpet can only lift 2.4kg pets up to 7cm right now, the lab hopes its next version can lift larger pets weighing up to 10kg 20cm in the air, and possibly even hold people.

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