Electricity: fixed, free & flowing

Electricity is present in everything in our Universe. It flows through things, sometimes with great difficulty, sometimes with ease. As it flows, electricity affects the world around it and we have used those effects to invent most of the machines of the 20th century.

  • How do we alter the world around us to generate what we call “Electricity” ?
  • What is it that carries electricity from one place to another ?
  • Why are Voltages, Currents, Resistance and Magnetism important to electricity ?

By using numerous demonstrations we will take a look at the exciting effects of electricity. We will look at the simplest circuits and make the biggest sparks we can. We will see why electricity can be dangerous but how, once we understand how it behaves, we can use it to make our lives easier and more fun.

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