Steve Spangler Science: Stained Glass Sugar

Create a gorgeous pane of stained sugar glass using simple materials along with some creativity you provide.

Sugar has many uses but maybe you didn’t know it can be used to make “glass” – even stained glass. You combine the science of crystallization with the art of creating a delicious and colorful treat! This activity uses a well tested recipe for sugar glass and then ups the game to create vibrant, edible stained glass. It’s a simple recipe but by the time you finish, you’ll have made sugar glass that’s awesome enough for use on a movie set. Call Spielberg!

Chemistry, Food Science

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