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Thames & Kosmos Remote Control Machines

Thames & Kosmos Remote Control Machines

“Thames and Kosmos makes a huge array of educational kits for kids of all ages. The excellently designed remote control machines set comes with 182 pieces--including three motors, a remote control unit, a battery holder, and building blocks--to create 10 different remote controlled vehicles. It is the perfect gift to inspire a love of science and engineering in any child and...” --Melanie Mayo

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Ignition Series Recycled Paper Press

Ignition Series Recycled Paper Press

Recycle your scrap paper, old newspapers, and tissue paper into beautiful hand-crafted paper. Start with a slurry of paper pulp, drain it in the sieve tray, then press it flat with a special tool. Experiment with different paper fibers and add pigment tablets to change the color of your paper. Learn why recycling used materials into new ones is a crucial and growing practice around the world.

Thames & Kosmos Elastic Power

Thames & Kosmos Elastic Power

Build rubber band powered vehicles and mechanisms and learn about potential and kinetic energy. Discover fun mechanical applications for simple rubber bands! You can assemble 11 models including a sail car, helicopter, three race cars, yo-yo, spinning top, trolley, catapult, wind-up paddleboat, and motor bike. Design your own vehicle with a rubber band under the hood. Conduct experiments with...

Thames & Kosmos Solar Power

Thames & Kosmos Solar Power

Build your own solar-powered models and discover how solar cells generate electricity from light. Build six solar powered models including a locomotive, single-prop plane, bulldozer, helicopter, backhoe, and twin-rotor helicopter. The special solar panel in this kit consists of three solar cells and generates 1.5 volts of electricity in bright sunlight, like a AA battery. A unique cradle holds...

Thames & Kosmos Wind Power 2.0

Thames & Kosmos Wind Power 2.0

Build wind-powered generators to energize your electric vehicles and charge your rechargeable batteries! The wind spins the turbine, which turns an electric generator, which in turn charges your rechargeable AA batteries (not included). You can then use those wind-charged batteries to power the model vehicles you build. The six models include a glider, sail car, jet car, tractor, racecar, and...

Backyard Safari Explorer Kit

Backyard Safari Explorer Kit

Explore near and far with the Essential Field Gear Explorer Kit. This kit is full of must-haves for visual exploration. The essential field magnifier is the right tool for detailed examination, and the built-in scales help you measure your field specimens. The 10 x 30mm optics of the pocket spyglass let you keep your distance yet still have that up-close and personal view. Three rugged,...

Backyard Safari Mega Magnifier

Backyard Safari Mega Magnifier

The Super Wide-View Mega Magnifier is the largest most powerful field magnifying lens ever!

Backyard Safari Dino Caller

Backyard Safari Dino Caller

From a Velociraptor to the mighty Tyrannosaurus Rex, call up 10 different ferocious dinosaurs! Just set the dial and blow! Requires 3 AA batteries, included.

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