$19.95Children can put their flying skills to the test with this chunky pad of brightly patterned spaceships. Each tear-out, patterned paper sheet can be folded, origami-style, into a flying spacecraft by following the step-by-step instructions included.
$29.95Learn about the world as our ancestors did with this 1100 piece plastic Antique World Map. You can piece together Hondius' world map, first published in 1630. 38cm x 59cm in size.
$14.95How do astronomers study planets, stars and galaxies? What are rovers and where have they landed? How do different telescopes work? What is a nebula? Beginner readers can find out the answers in this book, along with lots more fascinating facts. Amazing photographs and illustrations are combined with simple, easy-to-read text and a glossary explaining all the specialist terms used. Find out more about astronomy and stargazing online via Usborne Quicklinks, where you can find out what to see and when, as well as see the latest images captured by telescopes and rovers.
The Bacteria Farm is a great first biology kit for any budding scientist. Cultivate & observe bacteria from different samples with a variety of experiments.
Recommended ages 8+
Price is for one book.
An assortment of 3 brain-training books: Code Breaking, Smart Logic and Critical Thinking, to challenge the mind. Each title contains differing levels of puzzles to battle against the clock and each give readers a good cerebral workout!
The Lagoon Groups range of licensed Rubiks puzzles bring together art and intelligence through beautiful vintage designs and mind-bending play. Each product has a Rubik’s challenge level, so you can select your level of difficulty.
Prepare to blast off on an exciting math journey. Countdown to Space makes learning an out-of-this-world adventure - anywhere and any time.
This on-the-go kit includes:
$29.95This is a detailed die-cast pull back model of a NASA space shuttle. This 8 inch die cast metal and plastic pullback is sure to please both young and old alike! It features opening roof and pull back action.
DIY Galileo Thermometer Kit includes everything you need to create your own Galileo Thermometer. Explore temperature and volume. Learn how bar thermometers work. Perform magic using changes in temperature.
Recommended for ages 8+
$14.95This Fluffy Putty is so cool to play with. This slime texture creation is is the perfect gift for kids. Ages 6+.
Slippery slime that glows in the dark! Non-toxic and water soluble.
Available in green, blue, orange and pink.
$14.95This Hologram Viewer is great for kids. You can create a personal message using the app and set it for anytime that you like.
This kit is designed to demonstrate the principles of thrust, acceleration and jet propulsion. The science behind launching the LiquiFly Water-Powered Rocket is the same as any other rockets - create thrust from water and air. Bam goes the rocket!!
This kit has everything you need is in the kit. Takes approximately 2 minutes to set-up.
Try experimenting with different water levels, and varying the air pressure to test how thrust is affected. Full instructions are provided in each kit - covering safety, set-up and how to really max out your thrust.
Note: Adult supervision is required for this activity. Improper use of this device could cause injury.
$12.95Discover the fun with magnets! This set contains 6 magnets, some paper clips and other magnetic objects.
$7.95This Melting Meteor Putty is great for kids to play with. It's fun and very enjoyable. Ages 3+
$7.95Everyone loves oozy, stretchy slime. And to make it even better this one is metallic and multicoloured.
$19.95Have you ever wondered what it would be like to go to the Moon? This beautifuuly illustrated picture book will take you on a journey to find out. You can fly into outer space, walk on the Moon and take a look at our world from a very, very long way away.
$24.95Make art in seconds. Just push the object you want to make a 3D impression of, into the fine metal pins at the back. It's as simple as that!
Fancy a round-the-world trip, but don’t have the time? Well with this Revolving Globe, it only takes 14 seconds!
With a 30 day spinning life on just one AA battery, The Revolving Globe is the perfect addition to any desk or shelf, and with it’s easy two-part assembly, you’ll be set up to go in less time than it takes to rotate.
14-second full rotation
14cm x 14cm x 14.2cm
Simple explanations of complex ideas for your future genius!
It only takes a small spark to ignite a child's mind.
$29.95Improve your balance with this blast from the past - the pogo ball, recently known as the Saturn Hoppit! The foot-board and super grip ball make balancing and jumping super easy. Once you get a hang on the technique, you will not want to hop off! The reinforced foot-board can hold up to 80kgs. Age guide: from 5-9 years.
$24.95Full of scientific rhyming fun. Young readers will delight in poking fun at a familiar text all while learning about scientists who changed the world! This sweet parody is the perfect inspiration for future scientists of all ages.
$24.95Suitable for curious young minds, this space book is packed with flaps to lift to reveal answers to some of the biggest questions in the universe. It helps them discover planets, stars and galaxies and explore intergalactic space.
$29.95Construct globular shapes and monuments with these easy-to-connect Space Links. They are easy for little fingers to manipulate and encourage creativity.
$6.95A 7.5cm model of a space shuttle featuring the United States flag and NASA logo.
$4.95This Sticky Space Dust is good for kids. You can discover a whole new world of modelling fun!
$24.95Why are we so fascinated by the stars? How did we get the Moon? What was the Space Race?
$14.95Think you′ve got all the answers? ABC TV′s Surfing Scientist, Ruben Meerman, is back and this time he′s challenging the inner workings of your brain with 40 science and logic puzzles. How many will you solve? And how many will leave you stumped? Can you share this cake between eight friends with only three straight cuts? Can you connect the dots by drawing four straight lines without lifting your pencil? How can these four cars continue on their way at the same time without colliding? Can you fit a 50c coin through a 10c sized hole without tearing the paper? With loads of photos and fascinating facts, plus hints and solutions, you′ll stretch and test your mind with these fun and challenging puzzles. So what are you waiting for? Get into it! Ages 7+
$14.95The more you learn about the human body, the more you realize that we all possess super powers. This book is jam-packed with forty experiments to try with your own body and discover your inner superhero. Apart from yourself, everything you'll need can be found lying around the house. Along the way, you'll: - Discover the electromagnetic radiation detectors in your head - Learn what it takes to be invisible - Freak your own brain out with bizarre illusions. 40 SUPER HUMAN BODY TRICKS is packed with tricks and experiments that involve the five senses, anatomy, physiology, nutrition and physical challenges, gadgets (like a reaction timer) to make, plus optical illusions.
It's science, but not as you know it. Pop, pull, flip and spin your way through forces, light, magnetism, molecules and more!
Peer into an ATOM, lift the lip on a volcano, and spin an engine to see how it works. Find out how to make an egg parachute, a bottle volcano, and a balloon hovercraft.
Join DJ Lance and the Gabba gang on a space adventure in a flying saucer!
In space they meet new friends and discover a new planet!
In other episodes, the Gabba gang discover some silly animals, learn about machines, and care for the environment in different ways!
Episodes: Space, Green, Robot, Animals