Science Tools and Experimenting

Science Tools and Experimenting
Learn more about science with these cool junior science tools or the Discovery Workbench! Everything children as young as four need to conduct experiments and demonstrate key scientific principles. Browse the range now.

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  1. Wooden Balloon Boat 14cmL
    Wooden Balloon Boat 14cmL
    Product Code: 69363
    Price $7.65 $6.95

    Place the balloon over the ship's funnel, then inflate the balloon by blowing air into the exposed tube at the rear of boat. Place the boat in a water trough and watch. As the air is slowly expelled, the boat is propelled forward. This is a learning toy which will capture the imagination of the young scientist. Oh, and it's fun too! Measures 14cm long.

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  2. Fossil Finder Carpet 2m x 1.5m
    Fossil Finder Carpet 2m x 1.5m
    Product Code: 15098
    Price $384.89 $349.90

    Great for sitting on and reading a book or two, this new scientific activity carpet has the added value of discovering prehistoric fossils. Children can examine and try to find all of the hidden fossils while wondering what kinds of other things are hiding in the earth. Durable and soft plush pile, with over-locked edges, round corners and non-slip backing, this carpet fascinates children and activates their scientific imagination. Size 2m x 1.5m.

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  3. Newtons Cradle 17.5cmH x 17.5cmW x 11.5cmD
    Newtons Cradle 17.5cmH x 17.5cmW x 11.5cmD
    Product Code: 67905
    Price $51.59 $46.90

    See Newton's 3rd law of physics in motion with this large cradle with solid base unit. Pull up one ball, release and see only one ball move from the group. Use two balls, two balls will move. Measures 17.5cmH x 17.5cmW x 11.5cmD.

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  4. Wind Turbine 77pcs
    Wind Turbine 77pcs
    Product Code: 69300
    Price $76.89 $69.90
    This kit will help children explore the power of wind and store the produced energy to activate the four models they can build with this set; electric car, airplane, helicopter and truck. The wind power is converted into mechanical power from the big gears in the kit and to electrical power via the gear motor that acts as a dynamo. The power is then stored in a rechargeable battery found in the smart battery box unit. Highly efficient aerodynamic and adjustable 3 blade propeller to fit all wind conditions. Requires 1 AA/LR6 battery or a rechargeable battery – not included. Ages 8yrs+. Learn More
  5. Larger Wooden Newton's Cradle With 4cm Diameter Balls
    Larger Wooden Newton's Cradle With 4cm Diameter Balls
    Product Code: 67901
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    Regular Price $164.89 Special Price $148.39 $134.90
    This is the LARGER Newton's Cradle. The pendulum movement of this cradle lasts over one minute and 45 seconds due to the solid timber construction and heavier balls that are evenly weighted to a very high tolerance. The cradle measures 25cmL x 22cmW x 21.5cmH and the balls measure 4cm in diameter. Learn More
  6. Crooke's Radiometer
    Crooke's Radiometer
    Product Code: 67988
    Price $65.89 $59.90
    The Crooke's radiometer, also known as a light mill, consists of an airtight glass bulb, containing a partial vacuum. Inside are a set of vanes which are mounted on a spindle. The vanes rotate when exposed to light, with faster rotation for more intense light, providing a quantitative measurement of electromagnetic radiation intensity. Today the device is mainly used in physics education as a demonstration of a heat engine run by light energy. Learn More
  7. Liquifly-Water Power Rocket Class Kit
    Liquifly-Water Power Rocket Class Kit
    Product Code: 67962
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    Regular Price $186.89 Special Price $164.89 $149.90
    Huge classroom set of water-powered rockets for up to six students. Experiment with different size bottles, valve pressures and water levels to see who can fly the highest. Great for school science, this kit comes with 2 pumps, 6 fins, 2 hoses with connectors, 3 large bottles, 3 small bottles, 3 hard valves, 3 soft valves, 2 laminated instruction sheets, 2 experimental sheets and storage box. Learn More
  8. Foucault’s Pendulum 38cm H
    Foucault’s Pendulum 38cm H
    Product Code: 67970
    Price $65.89 $59.90
    This simple device with a black stand is the perfect desk display for students with its rhythmic motion inscribing beautiful patterns in the sand. The simplicity of a pendulum belies its scientific importance as it has been used to demonstrate a plethora of principles, including the rotation of the earth and has been used to detect earthquakes for over a millennium. Learn More
  9. Jumbo Transforming Sphere
    Jumbo Transforming Sphere
    Product Code: 69260
    Price $71.39 $64.90

    Chuck Hoberman’s famous, magically transforming expanding isosidodecahedron opens from 25cm to an amazing 80cm in diameter. Includes a pulley, hardware and instructions to hang as a kinetic mobile and education booklet.

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  10. Discovery Car
    Discovery Car
    Product Code: 69380
    Price $98.89 $89.90
    All the basic mechanical functions of a car are precisely reproduced, including engine with working pistons and rods, two speed and neutral gearbox and working differential allowing rear wheels to turn independently. The steering also works through a steering box. All components snap on and off the chassis to view each working individually. Learn More
  11. Sirius Glider
    Sirius Glider
    Product Code: 69365
    Price $19.75 $17.95

    Newly designed version has improved its already exceptional flying performance to keep it in the air for over 15 seconds! 

    The glider has a shock-proof nose and adjustable ballasts to change flight patterns, a rudder and a 40cm wing profile to give excellent lift.

    So get ready for some Sirius fun and exciting outdoor activity.

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  12. Lava-Blasting Volcano Kit
    Lava-Blasting Volcano Kit
    Product Code: 69414
    Price $31.35 $28.50
    Make your own realistic volcano and watch it erupt over and over again! Ages 8+. Learn More
  13. Skyrocopters, Balloon Cars and Helicopters 15pcs
    Skyrocopters, Balloon Cars and Helicopters 15pcs
    Product Code: 99653
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    Regular Price $54.73 Special Price $48.95 $44.50

    This set comprises 5 Skyrocopters, 5 Balloon Cars measuring 10cm long and 5 Balloon Helicopters with a blade span of 29cm. Colours will vary.

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  14. Water Powered Rocket
    Water Powered Rocket
    Product Code: 67960
    Price $43.95 $39.95
    Pump air into a 1.25 litre plastic bottle partially filled with water creating high pressure which forces the water through the restricted opening at high velocity creating the thrust necessary to launch the bottle over 30m into the air. A fun way to learn about rockets and Newton's third law of motion "every action has an equal and opposite reaction". All you need is a bicycle pump, a plastic soft drink bottle and a windless day. Adult supervision required. Learn More
  15. Fitzroy’s Storm Glass 28cm
    Fitzroy’s Storm Glass 28cm
    Product Code: 67980
    Price $39.49 $35.90
    A type of historical weather forecasting device, composed of a sealed glass container, filled with a liquid that allows the user to forecast the weather by observing the appearance of the liquid in the glass. Learn More
  16. Rules Of Nature Experimental Cube
    Rules Of Nature Experimental Cube
    Product Code: 69404
    Price $54.89 $49.90
    Conduct experiments & discover facts about: Barometer, magic glass, days & years seasons, subaqueous volcano, space shadows & much more.
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  17. Life In Nature Experimental Cube
    Life In Nature Experimental Cube
    Product Code: 69402
    Price $54.89 $49.90
    Conduct experiments & discover facts about: wild & domestic animals, oxygen output, differences between plants & animals & much more.
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  18. Human Body Experimental Cube
    Human Body Experimental Cube
    Product Code: 69401
    Price $54.89 $49.90
    Conduct experiments & discover facts about: human taste, man vs machine strength, bacteria on different surfaces, cleaners & life organisms & much more.
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  19. Eco Catastrophes Experimental Cubes
    Eco Catastrophes Experimental Cubes
    Product Code: 69400
    Price $54.89 $49.90
    Conduct experiments and discover facts about water erosion, earthquakes, tsunami, plastic bags, artificial irrigation and much more.
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  20. Mehano Play Physics - Orange
    Mehano Play Physics - Orange
    Product Code: 69413
    Price $54.89 $49.90

    150 experiments & theoretic explanations of heat, waves, sound & electromagnetism. Make: light conductor, image from the convex lens, singing metal strips. Check resistors functioning, light emitting diode, condenser, breakwater and much more. 50 components.

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  21. Mehano Play Physics - Blue
    Mehano Play Physics - Blue
    Product Code: 69412
    Price $54.89 $49.90

    Discover the physical characteristics of the surrounding world. 153 experiments & explanations of measuring units, mechanics, fluids, gases, rotation & oscillation. Make: water clock, forcemeter, lever, manometer, diving bell. Check: kinetic energy, liquid pressure, speed of air & much more. 35 components.

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  22. Chemistry Chaos
    Chemistry Chaos
    Product Code: 69331
    Price $32.89 $29.90

    A comprehensive kit with 19 fun and interesting experiments to explore the natural world.

    • The kit includes all the main scientific equipment required for the experiments.
    • 51 page full colour booklet which includes fun facts and further experiments.

    Includes experiments in the areas of Matter, Chemical Reactions, Crystallography, Forensic Chemistry and Qualitative Chemistry. Suitable for ages 10 years and up.

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  23. Biology Madness
    Biology Madness
    Product Code: 69330
    Price $32.89 $29.90

    A fun and interactive kit containing 24 inquisitive experiments to capture the imagination whilst exploring the living world. Experiments cover microbiology, environmental science, nutrition, forensic, biochemistry, genetics, physiology, botany and more.

    • A comprehensive science kit with 24 fun and interesting experiments
    • The kit includes all the main scientific equipment required for the experiments
    • 56 page full colour booklet which includes fun facts and further experiments
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  24. Balloon Car
    Balloon Car
    Product Code: 69360
    Price $4.95 $4.50

    Balloon powered cars are propelled forward by air escaping from a balloon. Use the car's exhaust to inflate the balloon, then line then up and watch them race. Cars and colours vary. Size: 10cmL x 5cmW x 3.5cmH.

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  25. Balloon Helicopters Class Set of 10
    Balloon Helicopters Class Set of 10
    Product Code: 99651
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    Regular Price $38.50 Special Price $32.73 $29.75

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