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Electromagnets (1994)

Dr. Dad's PH3



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


  • Tomecek, Steve Host


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.