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Other day i was watching Discovery channel , and there was this physic (woman) that wrote a book named "The physics of Star Wars" I coudnt found it here in my country , any way , she sayd actualy its relative easy to reproduce de efect of the light saber by modeling plasma with a electric or magnetic (i dont know witch is the word in english ,but have this formula Voltage = Resistence * i, its the i electric or magnetic i) . She said that plasma is the same gas that have around the sun , is it the same plasma used in some televisions ? (those with active plasma or something like that ) How works the modeling of the plasma throuth eletricit ? To create plasma i think is needed a lot of energy i am right ? Is needed a complex equipament to do it ? I actualy dont want to built one but i like to know all that stuff before i try to buy the book. Thank You very mutch for the atention and sorry for my bad English.
Re: modeling plasma to create a star wars light saber
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