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This webpage from the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory shows how to make a ferrofluid with readily available materials. In addition, the page links to two videos that show interesting ferrofluid behavior as the magnetic field is increased.
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Electricity & Magnetism
- Magnetic Materials
- Informal Education
- High School
- Instructional Material
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- Audio/Visual
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Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 1995 National High Magnetic Field Laboratory
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Keywords: Experiment, hands-on, investigation, magnet, magnetism
Record Creator: Metadata instance created November 9, 2011 by Ed Lee
Record Updated: Nov 09, 2011 by Ed Lee
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AIP Format
(National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Tallahassee, 1995), WWW Document, (http://www.magnet.fsu.edu/education/students/activities/makeferrofluids.html).
AJP/PRST-PER
A Magnet That Drips: Making Ferrofluids, (National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Tallahassee, 1995), <http://www.magnet.fsu.edu/education/students/activities/makeferrofluids.html>.
APA Format
A Magnet That Drips: Making Ferrofluids. (2011, June 1). Retrieved October 22, 2014, from National High Magnetic Field Laboratory: http://www.magnet.fsu.edu/education/students/activities/makeferrofluids.html
Chicago Format
National High Magnetic Field Laboratory. A Magnet That Drips: Making Ferrofluids. Tallahassee: National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, June 1, 2011. http://www.magnet.fsu.edu/education/students/activities/makeferrofluids.html (accessed 22 October 2014).
MLA Format
A Magnet That Drips: Making Ferrofluids. Tallahassee: National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, 1995. 1 June 2011. 22 Oct. 2014 <http://www.magnet.fsu.edu/education/students/activities/makeferrofluids.html>.
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