Ever wonder how magnets are made? This is an excellent clip of how they do it. How-to videos are valuable for showing us that a lot of thought, imagination, and science skills have to be used together to bring us all the things we have today. I love watching things like this!
This is a two-part project. First, you need to gather what you need for the second part! You’ll need a strong magnet. If you don’t have one, a trip to the hardware store should provide what you want. Check your hardware store first but Lowes has a very good set of two strong magnets for [...]
A fun thing to try… as simple as 1…2…3! You’ll need: A piece of cardboard for a base A paper clip A strong magnet (not a refrigerator magnet) Some tape and a foot of thread. 1) Tie the thread to the paper clip. 2) Tape the other end to the cardboard base. 3) Hold the [...]