Education

Hands-on science with squishy circuits: AnnMarie Thomas on TED.com

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In a zippy demo at TED U, AnnMarie Thomas shows how two different flavors of homemade play dough can be used to demonstrate electrical properties — by lighting up LEDs, spinning motors, and turning little kids into circuit designers. (Recorded at TED2011, March 2011, in Long Beach, CA. Duration: 4:09)

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