How strange. I was just reading about perpetual motion machines a couple of days ago. It seems that a Japanese musician has developed a means to harness the power of permanent magnets, something I have been wondering about for some time. Read about it here (via Wirefarm):
I don’t see a date so it could be an April Fool’s joke, but it doesn’t seem likely. If it wasn’t for them stating that he has actually sold some of these and has gotten patents for it, I would have dismissed it as a prank. Afterall, it has lots of similarities with the Keely Motor Company, one of the biggest scientific frauds in recent history.