Your children and their friends can choose from a selection of programs involving chemistry, physics and biological science, or a program that can be custom tailored to your needs. As a special option, each child may also construct and take home a functioning device or a product that will illustrate one of the principles of the chosen program’s theme.
When not using them to bake apple pies, Dr. Friedman floats pie pans in the air with 400,000 volts of electrostatic repulsion.
The programs are presented by Dr. Art Friedman, renowned scientist and educator, whose traveling program, “The Magic of Chemistry” has been seen live by over 30,000 students in four states and was featured on the former nationally syndicated TV program, “PM Magazine”.
The magnetic field of a Thompson Coil propels an aluminum ring into space!
Browse through a few of the many programs in our repertoire:
Dr. Friedman passes 50,000 volts of electricity from a Tesla coil through his body to light a burnt out fluorescent bulb.
These demonstrations have been performed before thousands over a period of some thirty years, and we have never suffered an injury, nor has one of our observers been injured. All necessary safety precautions are employed in all of our shows. Other demonstrations and hands-on activities can be custom-tailored to your child’s interests and educational level. We also can do assembly programs from elementary school through high school. Please call us for details at 847-940-0821 or 847-909-4669 (cell).
Electricity replaces the cheerleader in moving this pom-pom!