Electriciting What's the Buzz?

Ahmad, Sana
November 2012
New Moon Girls;Nov/Dec2012, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p22
The article looks at the process of how electricity works, its significance, creation by causing more protons than electrons, and flows through a conductor.


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