Plasma lamp

Plasma talk

  • Push the blue button to start the Plasma Ball glowing
  • Then talk to one of the round side windows These are plasma displays that respond to sounds

Plasma is created by strong electromagnetic fields such as lightning and neon signs. Plasma is one of the four fundamental states of matter. The other three being solid, liquid and gas. The most abundant form of matter in the universe is plasma.

Plasma – Heating a gas may ionize its molecules or atoms (reducing or increasing the number of electrons in them), thus turning it into a plasma, which contains charged particles: positive ions and negative electrons or ions.

What’s the problem?
Plasma ball. Wiring. Sound vibration > alter the plasma display.
Engineering ideas

  • electromagnetic field, matter, ionization, electrons

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Developed by the GE Volunteers in partnership with the Museum of Arts and Sciences (MOAS) – Daytona Beach, FL