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The levitron shows off the real magic in magnetism!
The Levitron has been called "...the best new science toy in a generation" by members of the American Association of Physics Teachers.
The Levitron floats in mid-air by harnessing the lifting power of two opposed permanent magnets. Once set in motion, it's stabilized in space through the gyroscopic effect that the spinning produces, and will stay floating for more than 2 minutes. Though still a challenge to operate, the specially designed Starter makes it easier to give the Levitron the initial spin it needs to take off!
Starter is included with one AA battery.
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