Museum of Science and Industry


Cook Food Using the Sun

Step 1 of 8: Materials

Here's the Materials You'll Need:

Empty pizza box
Aluminum foil
Plastic wrap
Tape
Pen or pencil
Scissors or utility knife
Ruler
Paper plate
Chocolate or marshmallows
Graham crackers
Thermometer (optional)

Safety note: The solar oven can get very hot. Use caution when handling.


Museum Hours
  • Extended hours through Sept. 1:
    Daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    Open daily except Thanksgiving and Christmas
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Museum Location
Museum of Science+Industry
5700 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637
1 (773) 684-1414
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