T4 - Bacteriophage. This may look like something out of a science fiction film, but it is in fact a real-life microscopic monster. Those gorgeous tail fibres allow it to attach itself to its prey (usually E. coli bacteria) before injecting its DNA. Our cuddly Giant Microbes are supplied with an information sheet and a magnified image of the actual bug described (as pictured).
Spice up your dinner parties with amazing tricks and challenges using wine glasses, candles, knives and other readily available objects. Each one of this set of 21 cards provides an illustration and step-by-step instructions along with an explanation of the science behind the trick. From sabring...
Have your own gravity-defying adventure with this intergalactic puzzle, featuring the work of mixed-media artist Ben Giles. 1000 piece puzzle in sturdy box.Contains 20 shaped puzzle pieces.Box size: 29 x 21.5 x 5 cm.Puzzle size: 69 x 51 cm.
Build your own bumblebee...(or ladybird, or spider, or beetle) with this gorgeous set of wood-backed rubber stamps. Depict your favourite creepy crawlies, or invent a brand new species - the possibilities are endless. Twenty-five wooden-handled stamps, with two inkpad colours.Box measures 27.7 x 9.8 x...
A classic 'top trumps'-style card game - of the world's deadliest diseases. Play one disease against another and try to trump your opponents card in terms of fatality rate, incubation period and so on. 30 cards plus instructions in a neat box.