Elementary School Resource
Experiment: Using a postcard made of temperature-sensitive liquid crystal material, you can monitor temperature changes. By observing these changes, you can show that dark materials absorb and reemit the energy contained in light more readily than light-colored materials.
Related NY State Academic Standards: S.4.PS.3.2, S.4.PS.4.2, MST4.E.PS4.1, and more!
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