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Indiana Expeditions - Electrical Energy (Pysical Science)

Harnessing energy is a complex task that energy insiders make look easy. This expedition delves deep into the crevices of energy, finding out how it's generated; our host wends his way up wind turbines and plows through terrain on a dirt bike powered by the plug in the wall. Energy chasers and users, make an interesting mix on this edition of Indiana Expeditions with Rick Crosslin.

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Lesson Plans

Lesson: Simple Circuit

Students will gain an understanding of how to create a simple electric circuit that includes a source (battery), path (wire), and an appliance (bulb).

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Bonus Video

Bonus: Generating Electricity with a Bike

In this video Rick produces electricity with a bike, and shows that one light bulb can make a difference.

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Bonus: The Bright Idea

This video is an extended tour of the Bright Idea, a Hybrid vehicle designed for commercial use.

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Bonus: The Model House

In this video, Rick demonstrates 3 ways you can power a house.

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