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This article from MIT News describes the surprising patterns that Prof. Markus Zahn and his student Cory Lorentz observed when they placed a ferrofluid sample in a changing magnetic field. The article contained six photographs of these patterns.
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image credit: Prof. Markus Zahn; image source ; larger image This resource was a Physics To Go feature from December 1, 2011 until December 16, 2011. View the feature here!


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Keywords: Ferrofluid, magnetic field
Record Creator: Metadata instance created November 29, 2011 by Ed Lee
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(MIT News, Cambridge, 2003), WWW Document, (http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/2003/ferrofluid-0205.html).
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Fluid morphs into startling designs, surprising MIT researchers (MIT News, Cambridge, 2003), <http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/2003/ferrofluid-0205.html>.
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Fluid morphs into startling designs, surprising MIT researchers. (2003, February 5). Retrieved July 30, 2014, from MIT News: http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/2003/ferrofluid-0205.html
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MIT News. Fluid morphs into startling designs, surprising MIT researchers. Cambridge: MIT News, February 5, 2003. http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/2003/ferrofluid-0205.html (accessed 30 July 2014).
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Fluid morphs into startling designs, surprising MIT researchers. Cambridge: MIT News, 2003. 5 Feb. 2003. 30 July 2014 <http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/2003/ferrofluid-0205.html>.
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