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Hear the magnet!
Build a simple wind generator.
Use static electricity to stick a straw almost anywhere.
Wield electrons and protons to roll cans.
Make a conductivity meter and let your electrolytes shine.
Make a simple mini-motor.
A magnet exerts a force on current-carrying wire.
Use your skin and different metals to create a battery.
Construct a simple battery that can power a light.
Visit the beating heart of the Exploratorium—our shop.
Make very, very, very tiny lightning, anytime you want!
(Embarcadero at Green Street)
San Francisco, CA 94111
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