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Thane Heins: 'Holy crap, this is scary,' inventor says

'Holy crap, this is scary,' inventor says

Feb 04, 2008 04:30 AM, Tyler Hamilton, Energy Reporter

It all began back in 1985, when Thane Heins, having studied electronics at Heritage College in Gatineau, Quebec, started thinking about how magnets could be used to improve power generators.

But it wasn't until after the 9/11 attacks that he started seriously experimenting in his basement, motivated by the desire to reduce our dependence on oil and the countries that back terrorism.

Lec 16 | MIT 8.02 Electricity and Magnetism, Spring 2002


Electromagnetic Induction
Faraday's Law
Lenz Law
Complete Breakdown of Intuition
Non-Conservative Fields

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