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  1. Magnets in the Fishing Industry

    Magnets in the Fishing Industry
    If you work in the fishing industry and regularly find yourself on a boat at sea, magnets can make your job easier, safer, and more secure, even on the choppiest waves. Nowadays, most mid and large-sized boats are made of steel, making them the perfect mount for magnets in all shapes and sizes. Below, we’ll cover several ways you might consider using magnets on your fishing boat.  Continue reading →
  2. Police Officers: How to Use Magnets to Holster a Weapon and More

    Police Officers: How to Use Magnets to Holster a Weapon and More
    As a police officer, you may find yourself in a dangerous situation. You’re responsible for your own life, the lives of your fellow officers, and the lives of the public, so the pressure is on, and any convenience or safety-related tool could help. Here’s how magnets can help —  Continue reading →
  3. Magnetic Chute Separators Used in Animal Feeding

    Magnetic Chute Separators Used in Animal Feeding
    If you work in agriculture or livestock, then you’re probably familiar with an animal feed chute. For those not in the field, a feed chute is what you would use to push high volumes of dry animal feed product into an enclosure or holding pen. The food would be fed (no pun intended) directly into the chute to flow down vertically due to gravity. Sounds simple, right? Dry feed plus gravity equals happy animals? Not so fast. You wouldn’t want to forget about magnets! Continue reading →
  4. Magnetic Sweepers and Parking Lot Maintenance

    Magnetic Sweepers and Parking Lot Maintenance
    Many business owners have to maintain a parking lot — it’s a responsibility that is often forgotten amidst the long list of other tasks and to-dos. This task shouldn’t be taken lightly though — as long as you own your lot, it’s your job to make sure it’s clean and accessible, whether you do the cleanup yourself or hire workers to come in and do it for you. Continue reading →
  5. Dogs and Earth’s Magnetic Field

    Dogs and Earth’s Magnetic Field
    Your furry best friend may have a sixth sense you don’t know about. That’s right, a recent study led by zoologist Hynek Burda, discovered that dogs can sense the Earth’s magnetic field and use it for navigational purposes. When doing their business, dogs seem to be aligning themselves facing North or South along the magnetic fields, meaning, the way they mark their territory may not be random at all and it may help them find their way. Continue reading →
  6. Our Solar System’s Magnetic Bubble Resembles an Interesting Food

    Our Solar System’s Magnetic Bubble Resembles an Interesting Food
    All of the planets in the solar system are encased in a magnetic bubble. For years, scientists tried to figure out what this bubble looked like, but it’s been hard to measure because the closest point is more than ten billion miles from Earth. By using a model developed with data from NASA missions, scientists have developed a new prediction of the shape of the bubble surrounding our solar system —  and you might be just as surprised as they were to find it looks a lot like a croissant.  Continue reading →
  7. Bar Essentials using Magnets

    Bar Essentials using Magnets
    Home bars are on the rise this year. Elevate your current bar or start fresh with these magnetic DIYs.  Continue reading →
  8. DIY Magnetic Stool Legs

    DIY Magnetic Stool Legs
    Remember the story of Goldilocks and the three bears? She couldn’t make up her mind — this one’s too small, this one’s too big — you know the struggle. Well, that fairytale could have been avoided with this simple trick. Below, we’re sharing one of our new favorite magnet hacks — how to build a table with removable legs, thanks to magnets, of course!  Continue reading →
  9. DIY Magnetic Marble Maze

    DIY Magnetic Marble Maze
    While the family is staying at home and social distancing, entertain the kids with this DIY magnetic marble maze! While it’s simple in design, it’ll hold the attention of even the most excitable little ones. Sometimes, the easiest crafts are the best ones — Continue reading →
  10. Magnetic Personalities: Jólan van der Wiel

    Magnetic Personalities: Jólan van der Wiel
    When thinking of magnetic applications, your mind may go to experiments and scientific discoveries. But what about art? Since 2011, Dutch designer Jólan van der Wiel has been using the power of magnets to create art, architecture, and fashion, showing the world that the uses of magnets are truly endless. Read about Jólan van der Wiel and his magnetic work below!  Continue reading →

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