Archive for the ‘Science’ Category
With LOST just having ended last week,it seems appropriate to have this month’s Science Fact of the Month tie into the series. We will therefore be covering electromagnetism
The basic premise of electrical magnetism is that electricity is being transported through a wire . By being transported through a wire, a magnetic shield is created in the surrounding area.
Some examples of objects created by electromagnetism include tape drives, speakers, motors, e.tc.
It should be noted that virtually all movement/ actions are due to electromagnetic forces which react on charged protons and electrons.Remember, that this also includes the pushing and pulling effects when an object is being moved.
As LOST viewers are aware, the original Oceanic flight 815 crashed due to a spike of electromagnetism which was not contained as the hatch responsible for doing so was not being monitored by its keeper, Desmond Humes.Take a look at the scene of the crash directly below.
Science Definition of Solid:A substance which has particles packed together tightly,with a definite shape and volume.An example of a solid is a coffee table.The table cannot have an increase in volume or change shape.
What other solids can you think of?Feel free to share them through the use of the comments icon below.