By David Nightingale,Christopher Spencer

electrical energy is throughout us: vehicles, phones, pcs, lighting fixtures -- the fashionable international runs solely on electrons. yet what are electrons? How do they behave? How can we keep watch over them? This publication will aid you construct a battery, discover static electrical energy and build a easy present meter, all utilizing universal goods out of your kitchen. alongside the way in which you will find out about the that means of "voltage" and "current", what makes an LED paintings and the adaptation among AC and DC. The final bankruptcy makes use of transistors -- the elemental development blocks of each laptop -- for many fascinating experiments. With lots of colourful illustrations, ancient tales and a simple, obtainable kind, "A Kitchen path in electrical energy and Magnetism" could be an exceptional commence for budding and beginner scientists who are looking to examine extra approximately how the realm works.

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