How Much Power Does Magneto Need to Rip Iron from Blood?

SURPRISE BECAUSE SCIENCE CHANNEL! Subscribe now and click the shiny notifications bell so you don’t miss out on all things science and pop culture. in new tab Get a 30-day free trial and watch Because Science episodes early on Alpha: in new tab Magneto proves he’s one of the most powerful mutants in X2 X-Men United when he pulls iron out of a guard, but how powerful of a magnetic field would he need to do that? Kyle has the bloody details on this week's Because Science! Subscribe for more Because Science: in new tab More science: in new tab Watch more Because Science: in new tab Follow Kyle Hill: in new tab Follow Us: in new tab Because Science every Thursday. Artist: Andrew Bowser Learn more: • AMOUNT OF IRON IN THE BODY: in new tab • DIAMAGNETIC LEVITATION: in new tab • STRONG MAG. FIELD ATOMIC EFFECT: in new tab • HEMOGLOBIN: in new tab • HUMAN MAG. LEVITATION ESTIMATE: in new tab • OXY VS. DE-OXY HEMOGLOBIN: in new tab • MAG. FIELD HEATH EFFECTS: in new tab