How to Melt Chocolate With a Magnifying Glass?

Answer Most people are usually trying to keep chocolate from melting before they can eat it, but there are times when you might actually want to investigate unusual ways of melting chocolate. One alternat... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Melt Chocolate With a Magnifying Glass

When you try to melt the chocolate, is it possible to melt it by putting it in the microwave?

Yes it would, but I think the best way to smoothly melt chocolate is to place it in a bowl and then place that bowl into a saucepan of hot water. It melts slowwly and evenly and doesn't bubble or b... Read More »

How to Use a Magnifying Glass?

As we get old, close up vision begins to deteriorate. For reading, you may not need things clearer, but bigger.

Who was the inventor of the magnifying glass?

Roger Bacon is credited with inventing the magnifying glass in 1250. Also known as Doctor Mirabilis, Bacon was an Englishman born circa 1214. He was also a lecturer at the University of Oxford.Sour... Read More »

How to Pop a Balloon With a Magnifying Glass?

Teaching children how to pop a balloon with a magnifying glass is an interesting way to demonstrate how the power of the sun increases under magnification. This activity is enjoyable at birthday pa... Read More »