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Does Quartz vibrate without applying voltage?

  1. Oct 28, 2011 #1
    I hear someone said Quartz can naturally vibrate without applying voltage for healing application. Will it be true? Is there any device to measure this vibration? Furthermore, he describes that Quartz can be a device for data storage, which is proved. Will it be true?
    I know Quartz vibrate with applying voltage, such as Quartz watch.
    Does anyone have any suggestions?
    Thanks in advance for any suggestions
    Last edited: Oct 28, 2011
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  3. Oct 28, 2011 #2

    Simon Bridge

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    All crystals will vibrate thermally (for eg.), but these vibrations have no healing application.

    People who advocate crystal healing are usually confusing the physics concept of vibrations with the ideas around mystical vibrations.

    Does this answer your question?
  4. Oct 28, 2011 #3

    Yes - educate yourself as much as possible about the differences between science and pseudoscience.
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