Crisp packet fireworks

  • Posted on: 7 February 2017
  • By: dave
What is electricity, how is it generated, how does it relate to a microwave and what has this all got to do with greek cats and leg hair? Watch our electricity show to find out.

We try to get down to the fundamentals of electricty, looking at:

  • Static electricity
  • Induction
  • The conservation of energy
  • Electromagnets
  • Transformers
  • How light bulbs work
  • Sparks

and how this all relates to what you shouldn't put in a microwave.

 

 

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Demos: 
Gherkinator