Frequently asked questions about kaleidoscopes, including how kaleidoscopic images are produced and how to make a kaleidoscope yourself.
Image from a computer-generated 3D kaleidoscope created by Clifford Pickover.
Science Hobbyist Project: The Disgusto-scope
Instructions to create a "Disgusto-scope," a kaleidoscope which can be used to create the illusion of multi-eyed monsters and other strange sights.
DIY Network: Kaleidoscopes
Step-by-step instructions and tips on making your own kaleidoscope from the DIY network.
Bibliography of books and web sites for people looking for more information about kaleidoscopes.