Rock Candy

Rock Candy

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Credit: Ted Kinsman/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Rock Candy, also called rock sugar. A string is suspended in a super saturated solution of sugar. The sugar crystals will form on nucleation sites along the string. This sample took three weeks to grow.

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Keywords: candy, chemistry, confectionery mineral, crystal, dessert, educational, educational demonstration, mineral, nucleation, rock candy, rock sugar, saturated solution, scientific demo, scientific demonstration, sugar, sugar crystals, super saturated, supersaturate sugar, sweet, treat

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