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Burning Man Spawns New Age Festivals

The New York Times has a story by Julia Allison on The Progeny of Burning Man. There are other ways to get a transformational experience than going to Black Rock City, and not every EDM festival is like Coachella. 818 more words


Overview: Capacitors in a DC Circuit

Capacitors are less common in DC circuits than AC circuits, but they still have some used. We’ll explore them here.

This overview page is a work in progress. 439 more words


Overview: Capacitors and Capacitance

This page is still being updated. Thank you for you patience.

By the end of this module you will be able to:

  • Define capacitance
  • Identify 2 types of capacitors and what properties effect their capacitance rating…
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Overview: Current, the flow of charge and what Georg Ohm can tell us about it

We’ve been referring to current so far as the generic “movement of electricity” but in this module we’ll shift our definition officially to the “movement of charge.” Now that we have the correct language to talk about all of the big three (Resistance, Voltage, Current) we can define their relationship to each other, as well. 495 more words


Overview: Static Electricity, a Parlour trick with consequences. . .

Evidence of static charge build up, sparks and glows, drew the attention of the first electricians. Seemingly magical forces entranced audiences then, and they still can. 575 more words


[The Audiofiles] The Comprehensive Guide to Shambhala's Stages and Side Parties

“And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.”

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