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Tutorial 1:

"Just What Is Electricity?"

Stage (i):

Electricity: Invented or Discovered?-Busting Some Myths

Contents

  1. Contents
  2. Learning Outcomes
  3. Myth 1: Electricity was 'invented'
  4. Inventors of Electricity
  5. What can be invented and what can't?
  6. Myth 2: Thales of Miletus
  7. Sources on Thales
  8. Amber-the source of Electricity?
  9. Roman Electricity?
  10. Different Aspects of Electricity in Pliny?
  11. Myth 3: Electricity was discovered by a particular person
  12. Understanding Discovery
  13. The many discoverers of electricity
  14. Rounding up

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