To properly ground yourself, you should work in a non-carpeted area and remove all sources of static electricity from your surroundings. Electrical devices should be unplugged. More » Science Physics Electricity

The most successful grounds for contesting a will are that the testator lacked the mental capacity to create a will or that he was unduly influenced to write the will a certain way. The most successful challengers are us... More » Business & Finance Financial Planning

A tort, a civil issue that allows for legal redress, serves as the basis for any lawsuit, according to Cornell University Law School. Some torts include assault, negligence, liability, defamation of character and distres... More » Government & Politics Law

According to static electricity increases in places where the air is dry and is amplified by various factors such as the type of material an individual is wearing as well as what is in the environment. Dis... More » Science Physics Electricity

Static cling is caused by static electricity. Static electricity happens when two different materials are rubbed together and the electrons transfer. More » Science Physics Electricity

Friction produces static electricity by initiating the transfer of electrons between two or more objects. With regards to electron transfers, objects are either conductors or insulators. Conductors give up electrons read... More »

According to National Geographic, electricity comes from energy sources such as fossil fuels, wind energy and hydroelectric power. Electricity is transported from a power station via power lines that carry electrical cur... More »