Biology Science Kit: Optical Science
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Biology Science Kit: Optical Science

Explore human perception and the physics of light!

Item #:
10-00202
Price
$67.59
$35.95

Details

Parents' Choice Silver Award Winner

  • Astonish yourself with optical illusions and amazing visual phenomena as you explore human perception and the physics of light
  • Experiment with light and the color spectrum by building a color wheel, a fiber optic peacock, and diffraction glasses
  • Learn how the eye and a camera are similar and how they are different
  • Build a camera obscura and pinhole glasses
  • Investigate lenses and light refraction
  • Experiment with spatial vision and depth perception with 3D glasses and an Ames room model
  • Find your blind spot and watch things disappear
  • View stunning optical illusions involving shapes, color, depth, and scale, and make a curved line look straight
  • Turn cardboard transparent and see the world shrink
  • Make white by mixing red, green, and blue, and see colors in black and white
  • See firsthand how your eye and brain work together to perceive color, light, depth, perspective, size, shape, and motion
  • All Thames & Kosmos sets are safety tested and approved, offer thorough saftey precautions, and come with full-color experiment manuals
  • Correlates to Next Generation Science Standards
  • Kit contains: 35 Experiments, 35 pieces, and 48 page color experiment manual
  • No batteries required
  • Ages: 8-Up


Safety Precautions:    WARNINGS: Choking hazard - small parts. Not for children under 3 Years. Strangulation hazard - long cordsmay become wrapped around a neck. Contains functional sharp points or edges that pose a risk of injury. Keep packaging and instructions as they may contain important information.
Awards:  Parents' Choice Silver Award Winner
NGSS Correlations:  1-PS4-2 Waves: Light and Sound, 1-PS4-3 Waves: Light and Sound, 4-PS4-2 Waves and their Applications in Technologies for Info
System Operating Requirements:  None
Power Requirements:  None
Recommended Ages:  8-Up
Kit Quantity:  35 Experiments, 1 Manual, 35 pieces/Kit
Safety Precautions:  WARNINGS: Choking hazard - small parts. Not for children under 3 Years. Strangulation hazard - long cords may become wrapped around a neck. Contains functional sharp points or edges that pose a risk of injury. Keep packaging and instructions as they may contain important information.
Shipping Method:  Ground

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