The Glowing Veggies are a more exciting alternative to the flame test already done in many high school classrooms. It provides an introduction to line emissions and how to identify various elements based on their emission spectrum. This demonstration is very exciting as the vegetables light up in various intense colours without the presence of visible combustion.

Blueprint Stats:

Cost: cost
Field: Chemistry
Prep Time: 1 hours
Active Time: 30 minutes
Level: 9-12
Mess Factor: mess
CAUTION: This project requires the use of a fumehood, a live wire and personal safety equipment.