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Sweet Science: Rich Hartel explains rock candy for PopSci’s “at-home science” series

Popular Science magazine recently began an at-home science project series for children at home due to pandemic-related school shutdowns. The publication turned to Food Science’s Rich Hartel to explain the science behind rock candy.

PopSci curated a set of 10 experiments for kids to do with their parents or caretakers. Even better? Several of the activities result in something edible.