High School / Physics



Glow-in-the-dark plastic may seem like a toy, but it has powerful physics embedded into it! The science behind it is called phosphorescence.


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Light, Color & Optics Kit

A complete set of equipment for exploring light, color, and optical technology. Includes an optics bench, light source, viewing screen lenses, mirrors, diffraction grating, and more.

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