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    Michael Faraday

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    In the 1820s, British physicist and chemist Michael Faraday sprinkled iron filings on a piece of paper and guided an electromagnet beneath it to illustrate lines of magnetic force. Since then, generations of students have learned about the principle of magnetic fields and other basics of electromagnetism from repeating this simple exercise. Faraday's discovery of magnetic fields remains one of the most significant contributions to science, and provided the foundation for the development of the telegraph

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    Michael Faraday

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    Michael Faraday could be labeled the "underdog of modern science". The son of a poor blacksmith, Faraday was no stranger to hard work, which was perhaps the exact opposite of many of his contemporaries, who came from wealthy backgrounds and studied science as a sort of extracurricular activity. Although Faraday was unsuccessful when it came to money, he was very successful in the field of science, namely electric science. One of his most important discoveries is that of electro-magnetic induction

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    Michael Faraday

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    Michael Faraday is a British physicist and chemist, best known for his discoveries of electromagnetic induction and of the laws of electrolysis. He was born in 1791 to a poor family in London, Michael Faraday was extremely curious, questioning everything. He felt an urgent need to know more. At age 13, he became an errand boy for a bookbinding shop in London. He read every book that he bound, and decided that one day he would write a book of his own. He became interested in the concept of energy

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    I have decided to write about Michael Faraday, nicknamed the Truth Seeker. He was the third child of his parents James and Margaret Faraday. There were 4 children in their family all together. Michael was born in 1791. His parents were poor, his father, a blacksmith, was rendered unable to work, but he was very kind. His mother was also very kind and loving, but uneducated. Michael and his siblings were educated in reading, writing and arithmetic at a small school. Since the family was poor

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    Michael Faraday: His Life and the Liquefaction of Gases Michael Faraday was born on September 22nd, 1791, at Newington in Surrey, England to a Sandemanian family (Crowther, 7). The Sandemanians were an almost unknown off-shoot of the Presbyterian Church. Faraday was baptized in the Church but only became an official member in 1821. His religion was an important part of his life, though it featured little in his work (Crowther, 25-26 and Day, 28). From an early age Faraday showed a passion for

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    It is not easy feat to become an inspiration of Albert Einstein, considering that he is one of the most famous and recognized scientist. Of three people whose picture hung on Einstein’s wall, Michael Faraday was one of them. Although Faraday had come from a lower class in the 1800s, his eagerness to learn more about the world propelled him to great discoveries that changed the world. One of the most important findings for the future of both technology and the field of physics was Faraday’s breakthrough

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    The chemist I did my project on is Humphry Davy. He was born on December 17, 1778. The place he was born at was Penzance in Cornwall. Then at the age of 19 he apprenticed a surgeon and went to Bristol to study science. While there he investigated gases. There he prepared and inhaled nitrous oxide (laughing gas) and in 1800 published the results of his work in 'Researches, Chemical and Philosophical'. Davy delivered his first lecture at the Royal Institution in 1801 and instantly became a popular

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    Faraday

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    Faraday It is not my intention to lay before you a life of Faraday in the ordinary accepting of the term. The duty I have to perform is to give you some notion of what he has done in the world; dwelling incidentally on the spirit in which his work was executed, and introducing such personal traits as may be necessary to the completion of your picture of the philosopher, though by no means adequate to give you a complete idea of the man. Michael Faraday was born at Newington Butts, on September

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    Research Paper: Faraday’s Discoveries: Michael Faraday was the man behind the discovery of electromagnetic induction. Electromagnetic induction is the creation of an electric current by using a magnetic field. Faraday’s first experiment was set up by coiling to separate lengths of copper wire around a wooden block. The two coils had to be separated he did this with thread. One of the coils was connected to a galvanometer (an instrument used to detect small electrical currents), while the second coil

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    able to produce accomplishments in multiple fields including chemistry. Marie Curie was able to make contributions in physics and chemistry just as Nobel was an engineer and a chemist in the form of creating dynamite. Finally the man of physics Michael Faraday was able to make a contributions to chemistry that are still being used to this day. On November 7, 1867 Marie Curie was born Maria Salomea Sklodowska to parents Wladyslaw Skodowski and Bronislaw Sklodowska in Warsaw Poland. Curie was brilliant

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