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Invisible Forces: Electricity and Magnetism


Region: Central MA, MetroWest
Level: Grade 3 - 5, Grade 6 - 8
Program type: Field Trip;

Description: What causes static electricity? What makes a magnet? How is lightning formed? Why do the lights go on and off with the flick of a switch? How is current electricity generated? Are magnetic and electrical forces related? Explore the answers to these questions and more through hands’ on demonstrations and interactive experiments.

Topics: Energy, Physics

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This is a 45 minute program offered onsite at the museum (pre-registration required).