Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

Curie Point of Iron

A piece of iron is suspended with a copper wire at the height of one pole of a magnet. At first the iron is attracted to the magnet. The iron is then heated with a torch and eventually falls from the magnet. As the iron cools it will again be attracted to the magnet.

Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Category: Science | Updated over 1 year ago

Created
April 12, 2012 12:50
Category
Tags
License
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
4005 times

More from MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Collapsing Solenoid

Collapsing Solenoid

Added 2 years ago | 00:00:52 | 4380 views

Bell Labs Wave Machine: Superposition

Bell Labs Wave Machine: Superposition

Added over 3 years ago | 00:00:34 | 11115 views

Breakdown of Air

Breakdown of Air

Added over 4 years ago | 00:02:09 | 31430 views

Barkhausen Effect

Barkhausen Effect

Added over 2 years ago | 00:01:02 | 3713 views

Cloud Chamber

Cloud Chamber

Added 5 years ago | 00:02:36 | 82479 views

Bell Labs Wave Machine: Standing Waves

Bell Labs Wave Machine: Standing Waves

Added over 3 years ago | 00:01:16 | 14576 views