April 10, 2014
The $5 Chemistry Set
Manu Prakash won The Science Play and Research Kit Competition (SPARK) to develop the 21st century chemistry set. His version, based on a toy music box, is small, robust, programmable and costs $5. It can inspire young scientists and also address developing world problems like water quality and health.
Credit: Stanford University
[ Read the Article: Stanford Scientist Creates $5 Chemistry Set Inspired By Music Box ]