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Electromagnets

Dr. Dad's PH3

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Educational

Place Covered: New Roads, Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1994

Duration: 00:14:23

Subjects: Educational films | Science | Electromagnets | POWER PLANTS

Contributors:

  • Tomecek, Steve Host

Description

In this episode of the series “Dr. Dad’s PH3” from 1994, Dr. Dad teaches Olivia and her friends about electromagnets. They perform experiments to see the relationship between magnetism and electricity using electric motors and generators. They also build their own homemade generator. Dr. Dad also visits the Big Cajun II Power Plant in New Roads, Louisiana.