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Science in Focus Special: Electrons At Play
 
Electrostatics and the Electron
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Electrostatics and the Electron

Aims

To provide descriptions and explanations of some of the technology developed from the discovery of the electron.

To examine the properties of sparks in terms of electron flow, especially lightning.