• Publisher : Mims House Books
Mims House Books
  • Tags

    #Biography #Faraday #history of science #england #candle

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    Science , Biography

Solid wax is somehow changed into light and heat. How? Travel back in time to December 28, 1848 in London, England to one of the most famous juvenile science Christmas lectures at the Royal Institution. British scientist Michael Faraday (1791-1867) encouraged kids to carefully observe a candle and to try to figure out how it burned. Known as one of the best science experimenters ever, Faraday’s passion was always to answer the basic questions of science: “What is the cause? Why does it occur?”