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Magnets have come along way since the discovery of Magnatite some 4,000 years ago. Discover how magnets are used, and what uses they have in our everyday lives.
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Electromagnets formed with copper coils and iron core are part of our everyday lives. Discover what electromagnets are used for and imagine what life would be like without them. Find out how to make and electromagnet.
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