Genius by Stephen Hawking

How Atoms Are Created in the Magnet Experiment

Clip: Episode 5 | 2m 46s

The volunteers are given magnets and an energy source to see how complex molecules can form almost at random with just a bit of energy. We learn that the building blocks of life can appear seemingly out of nowhere if the correct conditions are present.

Aired: 05/31/16

Rating: TV-PG

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