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- Try This at Home
Hey, kids: Do try these cool science activities at home! They’re easy, fun and most can be done with stuff you have around the house.
- Compasses in Magnetic Fields
Experiment with the compass in this tutorial to see how it responds to magnetic fields.
- Early Chinese Compass
The first compass was used not to point people in the right direction literally, but figuratively.
The history of electricity and magnetism starts with this special mineral possessing amazing, and still mysterious, properties.