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Science Kits and Labs

Thames & Kosmos Children's Science Kits and labs include detailed instructions and encourage experimentation. Many of the childrens kits relate to current and future every day life that effects the entire planet. Each kit has been safety tested here in the United States and in Europe. We are adding new labs every month, please tell everyone about Flying Cloud Gifts. All Thames & Kosmos Science labs are made in Germany. Great educational science kits.    Science Kits and Labs
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Basic Electronics For Tomorrow's Inventors
Do It Yourself Projects That Bring Science to Life Created in partnership with Thames & Kosmos, Basic Electronics for Tomorrow's Inventors introduces you to essential electronics concepts through fun, do it yourself projects. You'll get tips for setting up your home workbench, safely handling materials, and creating a variety of entertaining gadgets. All of the projects and experiments use inexpensive, readily available electronic components and different types of breadboard, which creates a plug and play environment for you to build electronic circuits no soldering required. Ages 8 +. 192 pages.



Price: $24.00
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Explore Clean Water Chemistry Global H20 Quality
Global Water Quality, Join a global chemistry experiment. Chemistry, and scientists, educators, and students around the world are uniting to conduct the largest experiment ever. The subject is water, our most precious natural resource. This kit offers you the tools you need to participate. Test water quality with pH and carbon dioxide analysis. Build a water filter tower to clean dirty water. Experiment with water purification by evaporation. Learn how science can be used to give people around the world access to clean water. Ages 8 and up. Item TK659288.



Price: $13.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Optical Science
Thames and Kosmos gives you the tools to astonish yourself with optical illusions and amazing visual phenomena as you explore the science of human perception in this fascinating kit. Experiment with light and the color spectrum by building a color wheel, a fiber optic peacock, and diffraction glasses. Learn how the eye and a camera are similar and how they are different. Build a camera obscura and pinhole glasses. Conduct over 35 experiments, guided by the 48-page, full- color experiment book. Item TK665005. Made In Germany. Great teachers tool for the class room. Ages 8 and Up.



Price: $35.00
 

 
Advanced Chemistry Science Lab V 2.0
CHEM C3000 is the ultimate chemistry set. This kit includes all of the components from CHEM C2000, plus dozens of additional tools and chemicals, and 100 additional experiments, for a total of more than 333 experiments. The 192 page, full color experiment manual is written at a more advanced level than the other CHEM kit manuals. You could call it a textbook, but the manual is too much fun to make that comparison. CHEM C3000 has a similar hands- on approach to teaching chemistry as our other CHEM kits, but also teaches more advanced topics such as chemical equations, atomic structures, and the periodic table. These concepts are critical to continued study of chemistry. CHEM C3000 is an excellent preparation for highschool level chemistry. Ages 12 and up. Item Thames & Kosmos TK640132 V2.0.


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Botany Green House Thames & Kosmos Lab
Budding botanists will love getting their hands dirty in this unique biological science experiment kit. Learn about plants and seeds by conducting experiments in a specially designed botanical laboratory with greenhouse domes. Assemble the domed greenhouses, complete with thermometers and ventilation. Learn how you can force budded branches to bloom in winter. With a 48 page, full color illustrated guidebook, this kit teaches botany fundamentals with step by step instructions. Ages 5 and up. Item Thames & Kosmos TK635022. Made In Germany.



Price: $36.95
 

 
Build Solar Updraft Towers Solar Thermal Lab
Solar thermal energy refers to the technology of collecting solar energy in the form of heat and making it useful, for example, by converting it into electricity or heating homes. Huge solar thermal towers are being installed in sunny places around the world to convert the suns heat into electricity via turbines powered by hot air. With this kit, you can build your own simple solar thermal updraft towers to collect the suns energy and use it to spin colorful turbines. Test the solar turbines in various configurations and compare the results from two different towers. Learn about thermal updrafts and solar thermal energy. 7 Years old and up. Item Tk657123.



Price: $14.95
 

 
Build Your Own Battery Electro Chem Clock
Explore the exciting science of electrochemistry with this fun electric lab. Build a battery that produces electricity from lemon juice. Use the battery to power a digital clock with LCD display. Experiment with using other acids, such as cola or even salty water, to power your clock. Learn the basics of electricity, electrochemical reactions, batteries, and conductors and insulators. Ages 8 +



Price: $14.95
 

 
Chem Test Lab by Thames & Kosmos
Chem C100 Test Lab for children by Thames and Kosmos. Experiment with houshold substances to uncover chemical properties. Compare your data to chemical ID cards to find out what each chemical is. Ages 8 and up. Item number tk713164. Made In Germany.



Price: $13.95
 

 
Dinosaur Fossils
Fossilize, dig up, and reconstruct a dinosaur skeleton replica. Learn how fossils form and paleontologists excavate them, how dinosaur bones are pieced together to form complete skeletons. Model process of fossilization by burying your dinosaur bones in layers of plaster ''rock''. Carefully excavate the bones from the plaster using the tools and techniques of paleontologists. Finally, assemble the dinosaur bones into a complete skeleton. Ages 8 and up. Item TK630416.


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Early Science Learning Pre-Kindergarten Bubbles
Do fun tricks with bubbles to learn basic scientific principles. Blow giant bubbles, mini-bubbles, bubbles within bubbles, chains of bubbles, and bubble blankets. Includes original Pustefix solution. Ages 5 plus.



Price: $14.95
 

 
Early Science Learning for Pre-K to Kindergarten
Explore the physical properties of water in eight experiments. Learn why boats float. Defy gravity with water. Experiment with surface tension and the basic principles of hydraulics.



Price: $14.95
 

 
Elements of Science by Thames and Kosmos
Thames and Kosmos Elements of Science Kit. Conduct more than 100 fun experiments and investigate the most important phenomena in biology, chemistry, and physics. Full- color, 112-page book guides your experiments and discoveries. Not to be used by children except under adult supervision. Discard broken balloons at once. Ages 10+. Item number kt631116. Made In Germany.



Price: $84.95
 

 
Fuel Cell X7 by Thames and Kosmos
Fuel Cell X7 Hydrogen Powered Car by Thames and Kosmos. This is the newest version of the fuel cell car kit, the Fuel Cell X7. This kit still has our award- winning model car with its unique reversible fuel cell not found in other fuel cell car models. Science kits. Item number tk628777. Made IN Germany.



Price: $119.95
 

 
Fun Physics Projects Tomorrow's Rocket Scientists
Do It Yourself Projects That Bring Science to Life. Created in partnership with Thames & Kosmos, Fun Physics Projects for Tomorrow's Rocket Scientists introduces you to essential physics concepts through do it yourself projects that you can then use to perform experiments. Experience the thrill of scientific discovery when you observe the physics of motion, including constant speed, acceleration, and free fall, through your own experiments. All of the projects use inexpensive, readily available materials and software. No experience required. Ages 8 + 184 pages.



Price: $24.00
 

 
Grow Marvelous Crystals Color Changing Crystals
Grow amazing crystals that change color. Learn about the chemical reaction that causes the beautiful shift in colors, and examine the factors that influence the reaction. Conduct a chemical analysis to better understand why the color change occurs. Show off your crystal creations in two special locking display cases.



Price: $14.95
 

 
Grow Pretty Crystal Flowers
Grow a marvelous crystal garden with these fast growing crystals. The centers of four flower cards bloom into delicate crystal structures in just a few hours. You can practically see the crystals form before your eyes on the branches of filter paper trees. Learn about how and why crystals form, and experiment with different colored flowers. Ages 8 +



Price: $14.95
 

 
Intro to Engineering Kit
Thames and Kosmos Intro to Engineering Childrens Science Kit. Introduces children to the field of engineering with 25 experiments and building projects in five sections. By engaging in hands-on activities, children will learn how engineers apply their scientific and technical knowledge to design machines and devices. Experiments include levers, forces, and pulleys. Build simple devices using these basic components. Move on to explore engineering on land by building vehicles with wheels, such as a race car and a wind-up car. Next, investigate engineering with air and in the air by building a helicopter, a pinwheel, a parachute, a glider, a balloon rocket, and an air-powered carousel. Then, build a diving bell, a sailboat, and a paddle boat to experiment with engineering in water. Finally, find engineering in your own home with experiments modeling the telephone and television. With a 48-page guidebook, Intro to Engineering teaches engineering fundamentals with step-by-step, hands-on experiments and building projects. Ages 5+. Item number tk602086



Price: $36.95
 

 
Perfume Science by Thames & Kosmos
Follow your nose on a fragrant journey through the science, history, and art of making perfumes. The 32-page, full-color book blossoms with information about the biology of smell, the chemistry of scents, the fine fragrance industry, and the history of perfumes. Ages 10 and up. The perfume oils in this kit were developed humanely, without animal testing Item TK646517. Made In Germany. Great teachers tool for the class room.



Price: $59.95
 

 
Plant Science Kit by Thames & Kosmos
Thames and Kosmos Plant Children's Science Kit. Learn how to germinate from seeds, how they grow, what they produce, what they need to grow, and how roots, stems, and leaves work. 20 page color guidebook, ages 5+. Item number tk602130



Price: $16.95
 

 
Science Optical Illusions Pre-K - Kindergarden
Explore the phenomena of optical illusions with ten fun experiments. Play with a distorting mirror. Learn how 3D glasses work. Build a kaleidoscope. Make a simple motion picture.



Price: $14.95
 

 
Serious Electrical Engineering Advanced Circuit
This kit uses the same unique electric building blocks as our other electronics kits, with the addition of many new advanced components, allowing you to build more complex circuits. The more than 140 electronic components include capacitors, resistors, transistors, LEDs light emitting diodes, photo transistor, switches, speaker, integrated circuit, infrared LED, diodes, FM tuner, 555 timer, operation amplifier, two potentiometers, electrodes, voltage and current meter, microphone, and 9 volt battery pack. Ages 10 and up.



Price: $195.00
 

 
Stepping into Science Kit
Thames & Kosmos Little Labs childrens Stepping into Science. 25 fun experiments in nature, physics, chemistry, air, and water. Build a soap-driven boat. With a 48-page guidebook, Stepping into Science teaches science. Ages 5+. Item number 602079. Made In Germany.



Price: $37.00
 

 
TK 2 Scope by Thames & Kosmos
Thames & Kosmos TK 2 Scope takes a look at the microscopic world, revealing it's hidden creatures and unseen structures. First, learn how to use the microscope and all of its parts. Next, become familiar with your scope by examining some prepared slides. Now, you are ready to take off on a guided investigation of plant and animal specimens that you gather and prepare yourself. Ages 8 and up. Item number tk636815. Made In Germany.



Price: $120.00
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Thames & Kosmos Air Steam Machines
Build a working hovercraft that glides across smooth floors or flat water on a cushion of air. Learn how even though air is invisible, it still has mass and can support very heavy objects under the right circumstances. Experiment with propellers and impellers to learn about air pressure and air flow. The models in this kit use a unique blower motor and a safe, soft bladed fan to drive a series of models. The blower motor uses an impeller to increase the air pressure under the hovercraft. The fan creates a stream of air to push the vehicle forward. Using these components, you can build and investigate the hovercraft and other machines that rely on air and air pressure to function. Construct a batting machine that tosses a ball upward on a stream of air. Assemble a basketball launcher and practice shooting hoops with air power. Make a fan driven car that drives forward, propelled by a stream of air. Experiment to see how much weight your hovercraft can support. Full color, 32 page experiment manual. 59 building pieces. Item TK620912.



Price: $69.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Air Water Power Hydraulic Engines
Thames & Kosmos build your own models powered by air and water pressure to learn about the laws of physics. This unique kit allows you to build two different air and water powered systems. Construct 15 models. The 48 page color instruction book. The 165 building pieces included in this set are compatible with those in all Thames & Kosmos Construction Series kits, Physics Series kits, Wind Power, and Hydropower kits. Item TK555001. Made In Germany.



Price: $45.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos CANDY Chemistry
Explore chemistry as you cook up candies and chocolates in the kitchen. Perform a number of sweet experiments and learn important physical science principles related to candy and cooking. Discover why sugar crystallizes to make rock candy Make gummy candies, chocolate shapes, and hard sugar candy using the special tools included, plastic and metal molds, candy thermometer, spatula, dipping fork, and more. Finish them with foils, paper cups, sticks, and wrappers. The 48-page, full- color manual provides instructions and explanations. Does not contain hazardous chemicals or food items; you supply the safe ingredients from your kitchen. Made In Germany. Item TK665003. Ages 10 and Up. Great Childrens Gift.



Price: $36.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Chem C2000 V2.0
Discover how fascinating the world is when you understand the remarkable reactions behind ordinary occurrences. CHEM C2000 includes everything in CHEM C1000 and more. Experiment with various foods from the kitchen to learn about sugars, fats, and proteins. Investigate metals such as iron, copper, and aluminum. The 128- page, full- color manual. Thorough safety precautions and instructions ensure safe experimentation. Professional quality equipment helps you make the most of your chemistry experiments. Ages 11 and up. Item TK640125. Made In Germany.


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Thames & Kosmos Chemistry C500
Chemistry C500 takes you on an introductory tour of chemistry with 28 classic experiments. Learn about reactions between solids, liquids, and gases. Discover the colorful effects of acids and bases. Perform astonishing "magic" tricks for your friends. Make fizzy and foamy reactions. Write messages with invisible ink. Investigate metals and salts in electrochemical experiments with a 9 volt battery not included. Learn for yourself how chemistry goes far beyond textbooks and laboratories to explain occurrences that happen around us every day. The 48 page, full color experiment manual gives simple instructions. Item TK665012.



Price: $34.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Climate and Weather Fun For Kids
Discover Our Planet's Climate System. The state of Earth's atmosphere. Experiment to see how carbon dioxide levels affect temperature. Explore the hydrological cycle to learn about humidity, clouds, and precipitation. Build a simple barometer, set up a rain gauge, and track the temperature. Full-color, 48- page manual. Made In Germany. Item TK665006. Ages 9 and Up. Made In Germany.



Price: $34.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Crystal Creation Science Kit
This kit includes five different chemicals and other tools for growing crystals. Grow a crystal cloud inside a rainbow. Watch pink iridescent crystals form from a translucent solution. Grow long needle- shaped crystals. Mold plaster hearts and flowers and then grow a layer of pink crystals on them. Create the perfect solution to get crystals to form on a granite rock. A specially designed experiment station provides molds and growing basins for your crystal creations. After you have grown your crystals, store them safely in three clear, locking display boxes. Learn how and why crystals form, and tips and tricks for getting the biggest, most beautiful crystals. Full color, 16 page experiment manual. Item TH643614.



Price: $26.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Crystal Growing BEST SELLER
Thames & Kosmos, Crystal Growing for dazzling crystals and conduct 15 illuminating experiments with this classic science kit. Experiment with four chemically different crystals. Over one million units of this kit have sold worldwide. A full-color, 32-page experiment manual guides your experiments in crystal chemistry and Earth science. Item TK643522. Made In Germany. Great teachers tool for the class room.



Price: $36.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Eco Battery Vehicles
In this kit, you can build and experiment with a new type of environmentally friendly ''fuel cell'' to learn about electrochemical cells and BEV's. The battery is a metal air electrochemical cell, a type of battery that is widely used in small scale devices. It is ideal for demonstrating battery technology because it does not use any harmful chemicals. Full color, 64-page experiment manual. Item TK620615. Made In Germany. Ages 10 and up.



Price: $64.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Electronic Learning Circuits
Thames & Kosmos Construct circuits with colorful electric building blocks to learn about electricity and how electronic devices work. With the innovative snap together blocks in the ElectronX building system, children eight and up can safely and easily begin experimenting with electronic circuits. And because the circuit symbols are printed directly onto the blocks, you can quickly become familiar with the symbols and learn how to read circuit diagrams. The fun building projects include an alternating blinker, a police siren, an ambulance siren, an alarm system, a light detector, a conductivity tester, a rain warning system, a timer, and logic circuits. This kit provides kids with the tools and instructions they need to experiment with their own hands and learn firsthand how electronics work. Item TK615819. Ages 8 and up. Made In Germany.



Price: $44.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Electronics Science Kit
In this increasingly digital world, it is more and more important for kids to have a basic understanding of electricity and electronics. With this experiment kit, you can get a well rounded introduction to electronic circuits and the most important electronic components found in todays digital devices. Assemble 20 electric circuits on the custom- designed plastic circuit board including a moisture sensor, conductivity tester, polygraph, alarm systems, door alarm, flip- flop circuit, timed switch, timer, flashing lights, battery tester, touch sensor, and temperature sensor. Become familiar with essential electronic components including conducting connectors, resistors, LEDs light emitting diodes, capacitors, transistors, switches, and power sources. Item TH665098.



Price: $34.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Forensics Fingerprint Lab
Become a science sleuth as you practice the science of fingerprint detection and collection. Collect finger prints by dusting them with black powder and lifting them with clear stickers. Design a fingerprint file card and take prints from your friends and family. Learn how the FBI classifies fingerprints. Once you have mastered fingerprinting, put your skills to the test by playing a detective game to find and match prints. Learn why our fingers leave prints and why they are such solid evidence in criminal investigations. Ages 8 and up.TK658410



Price: $13.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Fuel Cell 10 Car & Experiment Kit
The Fuel Cell 10 Car and Experiment Kit by Thames and Kosmos. It covers the same topics of electrolysis, solar cells, and fuel cells, and includes parts and experiments that are similar to those included in the original edition. Item number tk620318



Price: $179.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Genetics & DNA
Thames and Kosmos helps you head into the lab for an in depth investigation of genetics, the branch of biology focused on heredity and variation in organisms, and DNA, the acid that holds the blueprints for life. See genetic material with your own eyes as you isolate the DNA from a tomato in a test tube. Investigate inheritance and learn how traits are passed down from parents to children. Full-color, 48-page manual. Item TK665002. Made In Germany. Great teachers tool for the class room.



Price: $35.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Hydropower Science Kit
Thames and Kosmos childrens Hydropower Science Kit. Includes 10 building projects. The full-color, 32- page experiment manual offers illustrated instructions and scientific information. Ages 8+. Made In Germany. Item number tk624811



Price: $49.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Magnetic Science Kit
Explore the invisible and amazing power of magnets with 33 engaging experiments and games. This science experiment kit contains many magnets of different shapes and sizes, and a variety of other components with which you can explore this classic scientific subject.The full-color, 48-page manual. Item TK665050. Made In Germany. Ages 8 and up.



Price: $32.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Motors and Generators
Electric motors and generators are in countless devices, appliances, and vehicles we use every day. They are an essential technology in our modern world. With this kit, you can conduct 25 experiments to learn how an electric motor converts electricity into motion, and how an electric generator does just the opposite, converting motion into electricity. The full-color, 48-page manual guides your experiments with step-by-step instructions. Item TK665036. Made In Germany. Great teachers tool for the class room. Ages 8 and Up.



Price: $32.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Physics Discovery
Thames and Kosmos Learn Physics with Fun Models conduct experiments with them to learn about forces and simple machines. Each model demonstrates a fundamental idea in mechanical physics. Construct a spinning motion picture machine to learn about centripetal and centrifugal forces, and a geared transmission to learn about gears. Make a water wheel powered crane and a catapult to learn about the transfer of energy. The 48-page book offers illustrated instructions for the building 17 projects and experiments. Made In Germany. Item TK665067. Ages 8 and Up. Great Childrens Gift.



Price: $32.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Physics Workshop
Physics Workshop by Thames and Kosmos. The workshop is a great start in physics. Through building 36 models and conducting subsequent experiments with the models, you will learn the fundamental laws of mechanical physics. This hands-on approach is both fun and effective because the principles of physics are demonstrated right in front of you. Physics Workshop includes more than 300 building pieces. The full-color 64-page manual presents assembly instructions, experiments and explanations in a richly-illustrated, easy-to-follow manner. Item number tk625412



Price: $54.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Remote Control Machines
Build your own motorized vehicles and machines and control them with a wireless remote control unit. A unique six button infrared remote allows you to control three different motors simultaneously, moving each of them forward or in reverse, with easy-to-activate touch sensors. The three motors can be combined to make complex vehicles and machines in numerous configurations limited only by your imagination. The 48-page color instruction book. 8 years old and up. Item TK555004. Made in Germany.



Price: $79.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Rocket Science Kit
Physics comes alive in this action-packed series of experiments centered around a specially designed ''stomp-on'' rocket launcher with three foam rockets. Launch water and air powered rockets to learn about action and reaction forces. Build a balloon propelled rocket, boat, and race car. Play a game to try to hit target planets with the foam rockets. Explore the physical principles of gravity and inertia. Learn about air pressure. Read up on the different vehicles humans have used to escape Earths gravitational pull. Item TH665104.



Price: $34.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Science Experiments In The Tub
Splash into science with this experiment kit designed specifically for use in the bathtub, kitchen sink, or backyard kiddie pool. Try nine fun experiments with water to learn about the properties of water, water pressure, buoyancy, surface tension, and more. Build a boat, a tiny waterwheel, soapy spinning disks, and communicating vessels. The experiment manual is printed on waterproof plastic cards instead of paper. Item TH657130.



Price: $13.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Science Experiments On The Go
Take your experiments on the road with this travel friendly science kit. The kit includes everything you need to do fun experiments on road trips, plane flights, train rides, and vacations. Assemble a simple pair of binoculars and learn how they work. Set up a mini cable car to run between car windows or airplane tray tables. Explore rotational speed with a spinning disk experiment. Build a balance scale to measure weights. Calculate how far a distance is on a map, and how fast you are traveling. Learn fun facts about migrating animals and how fast Earth is traveling through space. Item TK659202. Made In Germany.



Price: $13.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Science Or Magic
The kit includes a small cardboard theater, props, tickets, and flyers to set the right stage for your magic show. The 48 page, full color, comic book style manual guides you through the preparation and performance of 20 magic tricks. Item TH620714.



Price: $34.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Scope Constructor
Build your own microscopes, telescopes, and binoculars. Young scientists learn how microscopes and telescopes work by building them from simple, reconfigurable parts. First, kids learn how lenses bend light and can be combined to make images larger and clearer for different applications. Then they experiment with different lenses, different tube lengths, and different body configurations to build magnifiers, binoculars, field scopes, microscopes, and telescopes. Twenty eight models can be built following the detailed guide book. After that, kids come up with their own. Item TK555050.



Price: $59.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Solar Boat
Construct a solar electric boat and five additional models using an innovative motor module that can be powered by a solar cell or batteries. Build a solar catamaran driven by a fanboat-like propeller, a windmill, airplane model, spaceship model, fan, and rocket model. Learn how solar cells convert energy from sunlight into electricity to drive the motor and move your models. Full color, 32 page color instruction book. 40 building pieces. Item TK622411



Price: $22.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Solar Car Science
Construct a solar electric car and four additional models using an innovative motor module that can be powered by a solar cell or batteries. Build a race car that drives across the floor, a helicopter with spinning rotor blades, a windmill with spinning turbine, a jet plane, and a gyrocopter. Learn how solar cells convert energy from sunlight into electricity to drive the motor and move your models. Full color, 32 page color instruction book. 30 building pieces. Item TH622817.



Price: $22.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Solar Mechanics Science Kit
Build more than 20 solar-powered models to learn about how solar cells convert energy from sunlight into mechanical energy. Conduct experiments with the solar cell to see how different placement angles, different light levels, different sources of light, and different loads affect its operation. Learn about solar power in a fun, hands-on way. The 60-page, full-color experiment manual. Item TK665068. Made In Germany. Ages 8 and up.



Price: $33.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Solar Power Energized Vehicles
Thames & Kosmos 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 either the solar panel or the battery, allowing you to switch out the solar panel for a AA battery not included, depending on the strength of sunlight. You can even use the solar panel to charge up your own rechargeable AA batteries. The 24 page color instruction book included in this kit gives step by step instructions for assembling the six model vehicles. The 177 building pieces included in this set are compatible with those in all Thames & Kosmos Construction Series kits, Physics Series kits, Wind Power, and Hydropower kits. Item TK555006. Ages 8 and Up.



Price: $49.99
 

 
Thames & Kosmos The Human Body
Learn about the human body by doing experiments with your five senses that show you how your body works. By exploring the outside of your body with hands-on experiments, you can learn a lot about the inside anatomy of the body. Examine your fingerprints to learn how you are unique. Build a stethoscope and listen to your heartbeat to learn how your heart pumps blood, and listen to your gurgling tummy to learn how your stomach works. With the stethoscope, you can investigate how your ears hear with a listening game and a sound memory experiment. Item TK602093. Made In Germany. Ages 5 and up.



Price: $36.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Volcanoes & Earthquakes Study Lab
Earth is constantly changing. Massive pieces of its outer layer are slowly sliding under, over, away from, or past each other. Earthquakes shake the continents and oceans, and volcanoes spew out the molten insides of our planet. By studying these awe inspiring and devastating natural phenomena, you can learn more about the inner workings of Earth. Build and erupt a model volcano with plaster based ''lava'' that hardens after each eruption. 48 page experiment manual is included. Item TK665081. Made In Germany. Ages 10 and up.



Price: $34.94
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Wind Power Electicity Turbines 2
Thames & Kosmos 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 tricycle. This kit includes two styles of wind turbine blades and a gearbox with three different gear ratios for experimenting. You can adjust the angle and number of wind turbine blades to make best use of wind, to make the LED light up brightly, and to charge the rechargeable battery as fast as possible. Explore this amazing, free source of renewable energy and store the electricity you generate for use in practical applications. This kit includes a 40 page color instruction book with illustrated step by step instructions for assembling two windmills and six model vehicles, and conducting various experiments. The 133 building pieces included in this set are compatible with those in all Thames & Kosmos Construction Series kits, Physics Series kits, Wind Power, and Hydropower kits. Ages 8 and Up. Item TK555002.



Price: $45.95
 

 
Thames & Kosmos Wind Power Science Kit
Thames and Kosmos Wind Power Childrens Science Kit. Build a working wind turbine to harness power out of thin air. Wind energy has been used for centuries to pump water and crush grain in windmills, and is now increasingly being used to generate electricity. Read about different types of wind turbines and windmills. The full-color, 32-page experiment manual offers illustrated instructions and scientific information. Ages 8+. Item number tk623913



Price: $49.95
 

 
Thames and Kosmos C2000 Advanced
CHEM C2000 by Thames and Kosmos introduces the most important topics in chemistry. Discover how everyday things work. understanding chemical reactions turns the ordinary occurrences around us into remarkable events. You will start with fun experiments to learn basic chemistry principles. Build a mini fire extinguisher and float a soap-powered boat. Write with invisible ink and test colored markers on the chromatography racetrack. The 96- page, full- color Experiment Manual. Read cautions on individual containers carefully. Not to be used by children except under adult supervision. Item number tk644512. Made In Germany.


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Thames and Kosmos Crystals, Rocks, and Minerals
Crystals, Rocks, and Minerals Science Kit by Thames and Kosmos. Learn about Geology, Mineralogy, and Crystal Growing. Grow three different types of crystals that exhibit not only different colors, but also different crystal shapes. 32 page experiment manuel. Ages 8+. Item number tk642112. Made In Germany.



Price: $49.95
 

 
Thames and Kosmos Global Warming
Global Warming Science Kit by Thames and Kosmos. One of the most discussed and studied topics in the scientific community today. The kit introduces you to Earths climate and the issue of global warming with 23 hands-on experiments. The full-color, 48-page manual guides your experiments. Ages 10 and up. Item number tk663513. Made In Germany.



Price: $35.95
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Thames and Kosmos Glowing Crystals
Glowing Crystals by Thames and Kosmos. Children can grow phosphorescent crystals that glow in the dark. You can learn why crystals form and why they glow. Ages 8+. Item number tk659127.



Price: $14.95
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Thames and Kosmos Physics Simple Machines
Physics Simple Machines by Thames and Kosmos. Build models of 6 machines that include levers, pulleys, inclined planes, screws, wedges, and wheels and axles. A spring scale is used to later measure direction and magnitude of forces. Ages 8+. Item number tk700001.



Price: $13.95
 

 
Thames and Kosmos Physics Solar Power Workshop
Thames & Kosmos Solar power technology in action. Almost every form of energy we use originates as energy from the Sun. There are 320 parts. The 64-page book offers illustrated instructions for the projects. Developed with Greenpeace in Germany. Ages 8 and up. Item number tk623715. Made In Germany.



Price: $64.95
 

 
Thames and Kosmos Recycled Paper Press
Recycled Paper Press by Thames and Kosmos. Make your own paper by recycling paper, old newspapers, or tissue into hand- crafted paper. During the experiment you can change the color of paper. Ages 8+. Recommended ages 12+. Item number tk659066.



Price: $14.95
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Thames and Kosmos Solar Cooking Science
Solar Cooking Science by Thames and Kosmos uses the suns renewable energy by reflection of the sun's radiation. Solar thermal energy could play a big role in the future of renewable energy. Ages 8+. Item number tk659226.



Price: $14.95
Sale Price: $9.95
 

 
Thames and Kosmos Sustainable Earth Lab
Sustainable Earth Lab Environmental Science Kit by Thames and Kosmos. The kit has 5 sections including renewable energy, natural resource usage, climate change prevention, waste and water management, and energy conservation. Each of these sections include experiments with life-like results. Includes a 48 page manual guide for experiments and activities. Ages 8+. Item number tk638016.



Price: $58.00
 

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