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Why will a fluorescent light stick light up when placed near a van der graaf generator?

Written By: Generator Man - Apr• 18•13

Question by Lisa: Why will a fluorescent light stick light up when placed near a van der graaf generator?
Why will a fluorescent light stick light up when placed near a van der graaf generator?

Please help! Thanks! 😀

Best answer:

Answer by Trimphone
I think the electric charge flows through the fluorescent tube and then into the body.

What do you think? Answer below!


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