Both the Earth and the Sun are Large Magnets
Making a Compass
Magnetic Field Strength
Observing the Sun and Solar Weather
Real time images of the sun taken by several space telescopes in different wavelengths.
The Amazing Relationship Between Electricity and Magnets
Using a wireless QI charger you will explore the relationship between electricity and magnetism. Follow these instructions to create an inductive coil that will allow you to blink an LED…
Paper Plate Speaker
Learn more about the relationship between magnetism and electricity by constructing a speaker from paper plates.
The Power Grid and Geomagnetically Induced Currents
Enter Tesla Town and explore electricity generation and delivery. Go into a hydroelectric power plant and see the turbine. Visit a solar powered house or a wind farm
Link to the…
The Power Grid
Use the interactive web apps on the CREDC Website to learn more about how the power grid is operated and maintained, and how it affects your day to…
The Sun Changes and Changes on the Sun Affect Earth
Projecting the Sun
Solar Storms Impact Earth
Learn about the largest electromagnetic storms on record.