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Thames and Kosmos - Glow Stick Lab

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You too can make your own glow sticks that shine in a kaleidoscope of colour under UV lights.

Mix up five different glowing substances using the products in this kit and from around your house, and then learn why they glow!

  • $30.00
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Have you ever wondered what is behind the science of luminescence or glow in the dark products? Why does some organic matter glow or what makes insects glow? With this Glow Stick Lab, you will learn about chemiluminescence. 

This kit gives you the opportunity to learn the chemistry behind the science of luminescence and make your own glow sticks in three different colours. You will experiment with different chemicals from around the house that actually glow, and make glow sticks that shine in a kaleidoscope colours under a UV lights and reveal the glow in the dark phenomenon. 

You may further ask

-Does temperature affect the glow of a glow stick? 

-Can you measure the brightness of a glow stick 

-What makes glow sticks glow science project? 

-How do you make a glow stick glow again? 

This Glow Stick lab kit contains:

  • UV LED cap with hook 
  • Three Cap without LED 
  • Four Hexagonal bottle
  • Four Clear stopper
  • Blue glow powder (Strontium aluminate, 3 grams) 
  • Green glow powder (Strontium aluminate, 3 grams)

Recommended for children eight years of age and older. Adult supervision required. Keep experimental set out of small children under eight years of age, and animals away from experiments. 

Contains some chemicals, which may represent a hazard to health. Do not allow chemicals to come into contact with any part of the body, particularly the mouth and eyes. Eye protection for supervising adults is not included. 

Product dimensions 220 x 60 x 28mm

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