M.I.T. Understands Electrically Charged Water! What’s Your Problem?

MIT News:  “Droplets get a charge out of jumping!  Condensation on a metal plate leads to formation of droplets that carry an electric charge” Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) discovered that small water droplets that collect on a superhydrophobic surface and “jump” from it actually possess an electric charge.  In this case…

Get Electrified! You’ll Be Glad You Did!

Do you ever wonder why you get fly-away hair?  It all comes down to electricity.  Your hair is made up of atoms, which in turn are made up of electrons, protons and neutrons. If the atom has the same amount of protons and electrons, it’s neutral. When electrons move from one atom to another, the…