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Can a magnet exert a force on a grape? Find out with this Exploratorium activity. You'll see how to mount two grapes on a straw, so the tiny diamagnetic force produces observable motion. The site also contains an explanation of the physics involved and descriptions of ferromagnetic and paramagnetic materials.
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Electricity & Magnetism
- Electromagnetic Induction
- Magnetic Fields and Forces
- Magnetic Materials
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Keywords: diamagnetic material, magnet, repel, repulsion
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(Exploratorium, San Francisco, 2006), WWW Document, (http://www.exploratorium.edu/snacks/diamagnetism_www/index.html).
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Diamagnetism (Exploratorium, San Francisco, 2006), <http://www.exploratorium.edu/snacks/diamagnetism_www/index.html>.
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Diamagnetism. (2006). Retrieved April 25, 2014, from Exploratorium: http://www.exploratorium.edu/snacks/diamagnetism_www/index.html
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Exploratorium. Diamagnetism. San Francisco: Exploratorium, 2006. http://www.exploratorium.edu/snacks/diamagnetism_www/index.html (accessed 25 April 2014).
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Diamagnetism. San Francisco: Exploratorium, 2006. 25 Apr. 2014 <http://www.exploratorium.edu/snacks/diamagnetism_www/index.html>.
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