Steve Spangler Science: Homemade Magnet

Using simple materials, a nail becomes a magnet right in your kitchen.

It’s not often that you can make something so complex out of such simple materials. Electricity and magnetism have been used by people everywhere to do work for a very long time. The funny thing is that both are complicated and very few really understand either one. It’s probably easiest just to put the pieces together and then be amazed at what they can do together.


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