The Science of Light and Engineering Behind Optics

Hi, kids! Learn some fun and interesting things about OPTICS here. Optics is the science of LIGHT, and one of the most important fields of PHYSICS.

Also, who are scientists and engineers? How do they see light? With their eyes? Yes, actually - but in other ways, too!


Parents and Teachers: Please note also that we do not sell lenses or other optical "hardware" for experiments.

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