In the current issue of mental_floss magazine, Erik Vance profiled nine "New Einsteins"—visionaries who are discovering how to grow organs, peer into black holes, levitate food, cure plagues, and let blind men see. This week, Mr. Vance will be anointing five additional New Einsteins here on mentalfloss.com, one per day. Let's begin.
Who He Is: Marin SoljaÄiÄ‡, assistant professor of physics at MIT
What He Did: SoljaÄiÄ‡ invented "WiTricity," the first steps toward... READ ON