What makes glow sticks glow ?

Answer Glow sticks glow when a chemical reaction occurs between the solutions oxalate and anthracene. When the liquids are combined, shaking the glow stick will produce a chemical reaction and a glow thro... Read More »

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How to Make Glow Sticks Glow Again?

Do you have a glow stick that does not glow any more? Check out this article!

What makes glow in the dark things glow?

Three main ways. Radioactive, light absorbing material and chemical reaction.Radioactive: In the good old days say before the 80's or 70's they used Radium. They painted watch & clock dials and ins... Read More »

What makes glow-in-the-dark stars glow?

Glow-in-the-dark stars are a fun toy for children because they remain glowing in a seemingly magical fashion. The technology behind glow-in-the-dark toys extends to many other day-to-day items.Glow... Read More »

How do glow sticks glow?

Glow sticks are a popular type of Halloween and party toy that emit a faint glowing light for several hours when cracked. Glow sticks emit light through a chemical reaction that produces chemical l... Read More »