Electromagnetism

Canada, 1984

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Episode of Series “Concepts in science: physics”.
The historical discovery of the magnetic properties of lodestone led to a scientific understanding of Earth’s magnetic field. Six ten minute computer-animated episodes explore this mysterious force from early experiments to the concepts of electromagnetic induction, the motor principle, generators, and transformers. It also looks at fascinating modern theories about the role of the Earth’s magnetic field in the extinction of species and at the ways that animals use it for navigation. The programs include: 1. Earth’s magnetic field 4. The Motor principle 2. Magnetism and electron flow 5. Electromagnetic induction 3. Domain theory 6. Life in the field

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producer

David Chamberlain

production company

Ontario Educational Communications Authority

Television Ontario

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01:00:00:00

Production places
Canada
Production dates
1984

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Concepts in science: physics

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Concepts in science: physics

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