It’s time for a little science and a lot of fun with magnets! Rick Crosslin, district scientist in residence for MSD Wayne Township shows us a few different ways to use use the magnetic force in experiments perfect to try with your kids at home.
Science Demos include:
- Attract and Repel – iron and magnets
- Lines of Electromagnetic Force (iron filings, 3D model)
- Floating Paper Clip Investigation
- Make a Floating Paper Clip
You can find more of Rick’s science experiments on Youtube.
More about Crosslin: He has received numerous awards recognizing him as a classroom teacher. He was the host and executive director of the Emmy award winning show, Indiana Expeditions, a WFYI PBS science television program where he shares his expertise and motto: Science is for Everyone! He was also host and executive producer of The Great American Total Solar Eclipse 2017.