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Tinfoil hat

Unlikely as it sounds, it’s a really good idea.

Now a tinfoil hat is not good at stopping ‘the man’ from reading your mind; in fact it’s a viable reason to start… 196 more words

Equipment

Beware the next Carrington storm - a Q&A wrap-up

After last week’s post on a Carrington storm – a solar event able to do large-scale damage to anything electrical, especially power grids. I fielded a few questions which deserved a post. 757 more words

General

REVISION, A TRANSFORMER

1/ a current in the primary coil produces an electromagnet.

2/ since the current is alternating, the magnetic field is constantly changing..a change in flux. 27 more words

Resource

Faraday, Edison and Tesla| Makers of the modern world

Tribute to the pioneers of the modern world.

Countries tend to put important people on their banknotes and the UK celebrating Michael Faraday is justified – as the father of electro-magnetism, inventor to the dynamo and electric motor. 293 more words

Science

Coffee Shop Thwarts WiFi

Coffee shops have long struggled with issues of customers taking up table space while abusing access to the shop’s WiFi. Some shops no longer offer WiFi, while others ban phones and computers. 89 more words

Coffee Is All Around!

Throw-Back Thursday: INTERACTING WITH NATURE

         The traditional positivistic picture of science is one that is derived from a traditional positivistic epistemology. The epistemology says that we have sense impressions, these sense impressions are momentary consciousness events that are always passive and are in a modality. 917 more words

Philosophy & The Finer Things

Radiation - 1.1 CRT

Radiation

Contents:

  • Cathode Ray Tube description
  • Electric discharge tests by Faraday
  • Development of Battery by Volta
  • Development of Vacuum pump
  • Characteristics of Cathode rays

Introduction… 1,728 more words

Radiation