The Science of Light

Have you ever wondered why some food containers are made of material that doesn’t let any light pass through? Or why the light in the fridge goes out when you close the door? It turns out that keeping our food in the dark helps preserve its taste. Join us to understand the complex nature of light!

You can explore this and other fun #ScienceofLight principles with the Museum of Science, Boston in partnership with HP Hood.

Head over to to download a fun light-themed experiment you can do at home!