Purpose & Overview

I once had a vitamin C tablet, that had been lying in a bit of water. It had dried up and some small crystals were visible. I then thought of the following experiment to make the most healthy crystals of the world!

What you have to do is dissolve a handfull of vitamin C tablets (don't use the mineral suplements, but the pure vitamin C pills) in a beaker of water. Filter out the non dissolved stuff and let the solution evaporate. A cake of tiny crystals will grow on the bottom of the beaker, these are your vitamin C crystals.

Repeat this purification proces a few times and try to take some single crystals out of the solution. You can use t