Cooking with Sol

This activity from the Department of Energy provides background information about solar ovens and instructions on building a simple model solar cooker.

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Activity takes about one 45- to 60-minute period to build cooker; more time needed for use and experimentation. Additional materials required.

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No picture is included of a final oven. It will be helpful to see a model version of the oven that is to be built.

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