Articles tagged with: magnetic
I admit that my understanding of generators is pretty hazy, but I think the general idea is to wave magnets in front of conductive wire in an orderly fashion in order to produce a flow of current. Once you have an electric current the door to a world of unmitigated awesome opens up and all of a sudden you have light when the sun has set and the ability to microwave popcorn.
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A fascinating new metal alloy material under development by researchers at the University of Minnesota, led by Professor Richard James, works …