Skip Navigation

Home Projects Publications Archives About Sign Up or Log In

Browse Resources

Electricity -- Experiments.

Resources
View Resource Electricity

This Topic In Depth explores some of what the Web has to offer on the subject of electricity. The first site from Thinkquest.org called Electricity Online (1) gives an excellent overview, with topics ranging from circuits and transformers to electricity's discovery and history. The site even contains games, activities, and quizzes. The second site, Edison's Miracle of Light (2) from PBS.org, is...

https://scout.wisc.edu/report/nsdl/ps/2002/0405
View Resource Electricity From Waste

For most of us, what leaves our bodies in terms of waste holds no desirable potential return. But, NASA scientists are finding that waste may not need to be wasted whatsoever. In fact, they are finding that with the help of a relatively newly-discovered bacterium, human waste may be used to generate electricity. The first site, from NASA, provides a very detailed release of the story regarding...

https://scout.wisc.edu/report/nsdl/met/2004/0321