From a blacksmith's son, to one of the most repeated names in physics textbooks, Michael Faraday embodies the spirit of scientific exploration. (3:46 min.)

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There's a saying that "it's not the volts that kills you, it's the amps" and while that's true in a way, you can't have amps without volts and skin resistance plays a big part too. (5:15 min.)

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CurioCity resources which align with Quebec's Secondary IV Environmental Science and Technology content area: The Material World.

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CurioCity resources which align with Quebec's Secondary IV Applied Science and Technology content area: The Material World.

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CurioCity resources which align with the Yukon Grade 9 Science Curriculum Content area on electricity.

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Drop Tower rides use an ingenious system based on electromagnetic induction, a system that can be explained using Lenz’s law.

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CurioCity resources which align with Ontario's Grade 11 Physics SPH3U Strand F: Electricity and Magnetism

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This video is an introduction to electricity. Using a simple model of the atom, electrons are presented as the charged particles that carry electrical energy in most circuits. The video includes a demonstration of series and parallel circuits.

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A simple explanation on how an electrical circuit operates.

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