Date: Fri, 26 Sep 2003 18:02:50 -0700

Author: Paul Doherty

Subject: deflect a flame

Post:

Hi all

I just saw a demo by Dr. Yoji Takikawa of Galileo Workshop in Japan.

He brought a flat pole of a neodymium magnet (1 inch diameter by 2 inch
long cylinder) up to a candle flame. The flame was deflected away from the
magnet.

I'll send the reason why in the next e-mail so that yoou can figure it oout
for yourself first.

Paul Doherty

From pauld@exploratorium.edu Fri Sep 26 16:18:54 2003

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