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This Exploratorium page links to several magnetism activities that you can do at home. Some snacks include manipulating a grape with magnets, creating a magnetic field stronger than the Earth's, and building a motor. Some materials for these snacks may be hard to find.
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Electricity & Magnetism
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Keywords: activities, eddy current, experiment, magnetic field, magnetic force, magnetism, magnetism experiment, magnetism lab
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Exploratorium: Snacks about Magnetism. (2008, May 8). Retrieved July 24, 2016, from Exploratorium:
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