I was searching for all the names who discovered electricity. As I was seeing the names, the first name came of William Gilbert and I searched how had he discovered I got to know. Then the second name came was of Otto von guericke and I searched how had he discovered and I got to know. Next name was of Robert Boyle and when I searched I couldn't find what he did in field of electricity.

So: How Robert Boyle discovered electricity after Otto von Guericke?


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Robert Boyle does the same experiment on electricity that is taking a body and rubbing it to make it a charged body and seeing attraction of light object.He concludes that electric phenomena only shows attraction and not repulsion like the magnet which shows both attraction and repulsion


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