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National Geographic Space Exploration Kit
National Geographic Space Exploration Kit
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Blast off on a mission to explore outer space and the objects in it with a wide array of cosmic experiments. Launch three types of rockets using balloons and chemical reactions to learn about rocket propulsion. Build a telescope and star map to investigate the stars and constellations. Assemble a model of the solar system and learn about the planets that share it. Find out how Earth's rotation creates day and night, how Earth's axis and revolution around the sun cause the seasons, and how the moon's rotation around Earth gives us the phases of the moon. See for yourself how meteorites formed the craters on the moon. Make a moon flipbook and a moon calendar, and find the man in the moon. Model lunar and solar eclipses. Build a sundial and a solar collector to experiment with the sun. Grasp a comet's tail and learn how meteoroids become falling stars. See how the universe is expanding with a simple model.


$34.95
National Geographic Archaeology Kit: Egyptian Pyramid
National Geographic Archaeology Kit: Egyptian Pyramid
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Play the role of archaeologist as you explore this pyramid model and the treasures buried within. After using hieroglyphics to decipher the secret to unlocking the pyramid, use tools and techniques similar to those of a real archaeologist to carefully excavate a sarcophagus, death mask, and four canopic urns from inside. Open the sarcophagus, and you will discover a model mummy preserved within.


$26.95
Candy Chemistry Kit
Candy Chemistry Kit
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Explore chemistry as you cook up candies and chocolates in the kitchen! Perform a number of sweet experiments and learn the scientific principles of candy and cooking. Make rock candy and learn why sugar crystallizes. By making molded chocolates, you’ll learn about specific heat and the phases of matter. Use a thermometer and learn about heat and temperature while boiling sugar. Investigate the chemistry of gummy bears. Learn about the mysterious phenomenon of triboluminescence with wintergreen candies that can spark when you bite them in the dark. You’ll quickly get the hang of measurements and conversions, volumes, and weights when the results of your experiments are so tasty.


$36.95
Hydropower Kit
Hydropower Kit
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Hydropower has been used for hundreds of years in watermills and is now commonly used to generate electricity in applications such as hydroelectric dams and tidal power plants. Explore the power of water by building models and conducting experiments with them. Learn about how different devices are used to extract useful energy from moving water—from a waterwheel in a small stream to a giant turbine in a tidal power station.


$49.95
$28.99
National Geographic Young Explorer's Outdoor Exploration Gear Pack
National Geographic Young Explorer's Outdoor Exploration Gear Pack
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The first step in any successful expedition is getting outfitted with the right gear. Our Exploration Gear Pack lets young adventurers get started with a kit that includes expedition shoe lights, a 4-in-1 explorer navigation tool, a 3-in-1 expedition magnifier, three activity field guides, and a sturdy sack pack to store it all.


$49.00
Gyrobot - Gyroscopic Robot Kit
Gyrobot - Gyroscopic Robot Kit
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Gyroscopes are used in countless devices, from smartphones, tablets, and video game controllers to airplanes and space telescopes. With this kit, young engineers can explore the astonishing powers of the gyroscope by building seven motorized models, including a robot that can balance on two linear wheels and move along a tightrope!


$45.95
National Geographic Laser Pegs: Space
National Geographic Laser Pegs: Space
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Explore the final frontier with this clever new building kit from National Geographic and Laser Pegs. There are two dozen models to choose from, or let your imagination soar to the stars and engineer spaceships and robots of your own design. Clear building blocks pair with special LED-enabled blocks that send colored light throughout the model when it’s attached to the power base. Build fantastic creations like a star cruiser or otherworldly stalker, as well as NASA-inspired models like a space shuttle carrier or shuttle and gantry.


$59.95