Create your own mini eco-system with this chemistry terrarium kit. All you need is to add a plant and you will have an indoor garden. The glass flask includes a window and the kit includes everything you need to support your plant. Dishwasher Safe.Measures 15...
The Solar Radiometer transforms light energy into mechanical energy. In a glass bulb under partial vacuum, on a low-friction needle point, are a set of black and white metal vanes. Visible or infrared light causes a small difference in heat on each side of the...
These 48 knowledge cards are a great way to learn architectural vocabulary. On one side of the card is an architectural feature and on the other a concise description. 48 Knowledge cards.Measures 11cm x 8cm.
A beautiful pack of playing cards that doubles as an introduction to typography, in all its aspects. Each of the 52 cards covers a different aspect of typographic design including layout, history of font design, technical information and quotes. The cards are, of course, impeccably...
Rhinovirus. The most common human disease is caused by over 250 different different viruses, but a member of the Rhinovirus family is most likely to be responsible for your misery. Become even more familiar with the common cold, with this plush toy... Our cuddly Giant Microbes...
This charming fellow loves to travel, which is why he's responsible for many of the outbreaks of food poisoning and gastroenteritis. 10cm high. 100% polyester, surface wash only. Not suitable for children under the age of 3.
"I see trees of green, red roses too..." Satchmo was perhaps the most influential jazz musician ever. This jazzy fridge magnet also doubles as a finger puppet. Measures 10cm tall.A fridge Magnet which is also a finger puppet.
Orthomyxovirus. Between 5 and 40% of us can get the flu in any one year; it's not actually restricted to males, they just seem to get it worse! Now you can make sure that all your friends come down with this adorable virus, or maybe...
Straight from your bone marrow, your life-saver the White Blood Cell. This one is the Nutrophil variety, each of which can swallow several bacteria. Our cuddly Giant Microbes are supplied with an information sheet and a magnified image of the actual bug described. 16cm across....
Vibrio Cholerae. Gabriel Garcia Marquez notwithstanding, the sufferings of romantic entanglements are only marginally comparable to those of a cholera infection. Prevalent around the Ganges since ancient times, this disease spread via trade routes in the 18th century to become a global problem. Our cuddly...
Philosopher, theologian and poet Søren Kierkegaard gazes subjectively from this fridge magnet that also doubles as a finger puppet. Measures 10cm tall. A fridge Magnet which is also a finger puppet.
Varicella famously gets nastier as you get older, so before common vaccination some parents would introduce their children to a sufferer, just to get it over with. Our cuddly Giant Microbes are supplied with an information sheet and a magnified image of the actual bug...
Salmonella Typhimurium. Named after veterinary researcher Daniel Salmon (who was actually looking for a virus), this is the flagellant enterobacterium that famously ended the political career of British MP Edwina Currie. Our cuddly Giant Microbes are supplied with an information sheet and a magnified image...
Converse with the 16th US president, Abraham Lincoln and set the world to rights. This marvelous fridge magnet would make a great gift for any history fans. Amazingly it also doubles as a finger puppet. Measures 10 cm tall. A fridge Magnet which is also a...
This fantastic Story Box enables you to create your own fairy tales and stories. Use the 20 Puzzle pieces to create your story from elves to the big bad wolf. A great gift for any budding writer. Measurements: 16.5 x 13 cm. 20 double sided...
Paint a masterpiece with Georgia O'Keeffe in fridge magnet form. This marvellous fridge magnet would make a great gift for any art fans. Amazingly it also doubles as a finger puppet. Measures 10 cm tall. A fridge Magnet which is also a finger puppet.
Brachionus calyciflorus. These beautiful plankton are now available as a cuddly toy, the princesses of the Giant Microbial universe. Approx 14cm high. 100% polyester, surface wash only. Not suitable for children under 3 years of age.
Amoeba Proteus. Named after the Greek sea god Proteus who could transform himself at will, the amoeba constantly changes shape and colour as it interacts with its environment. This cuddly version is blue and will not change shape, which is probably just as well as...
Celebrate the moon in all its glory with these deluxe playing cards, which feature phases of the moon and iconic lunar modules. 54 full-colour cards.Featuring photographs from the archive of NASA.Presented in tin box with slipcase lid.Tin box measures 9.5 x 7 x 2.2 cm.
Perfect as a memory of your days on the beach (or a way to pass a rainy day on the British coast). This beautiful puzzle features Jillian Ditner's artwork from Anna Marlis Burgard's book, The Beachcomber's Companion. 1000 piece puzzle in sturdy box.Contains 20 shaped...
This jigsaw is based on a 2004 National Geographic map showing the incredible journeys that birds undertake each year. The migration paths are shown on a map of the Western Hemisphere that is overlaid with their routes from nesting grounds to wintering areas. Full-colour bird...
On February 14th 1990, Carl Sagan had the brilliant idea that Voyager 1 should turn back and take a 'family portrait' of our solar system. From that photograph, we got the 'pale blue dot' image of Earth. If that doesn't put things into perspective, we...
You'll be the coolest student (or maths teacher) in class with this multi-use and multi-purpose ruler. With an inbuilt set square, protractor, arc tool and circular stencils you can get the band back together and finish your geometry homework at the same time - now...
Work hard and come out smelling like a rose (and a splash of jasmine) because that’s how you roll (up your sleeves). Vegetable soap base with cocoa butter, Shea butter and olive oilRosewater jasmine scent.56g
Tardigrades (“slow walker”), waterbears, moss-piglets - everyone's favourite phylum of eight-legged micro-animal, famous for their ability to survive in the most extreme environments and hibernate for decades. Our cuddly Giant Microbes are supplied with an information sheet and a magnified image of the actual bug...
What sort of things happen when space crystallises? Why were primordial sages fascinated with five simple forms? Does the 3D jigsaw fit simply together? If so how? An understanding of the Platonic Solids and their close cousins, the Archimedean Solids, will help you engage with...
Jackson Pollock 1952 painting Convergence was made at the height of his famous drip painting phase (which began in 1947), and is one of the more colourful in this style. It certainly makes for a difficult jigsaw puzzle! Puzzle Size: 73.5 x 51 cm. Box...
A prickly and tricky double-sided jigsaw, featuring photographs of succulent plants by the talented Edyta Szyszlo. Includes insert with information about the artist and image. Box measures Package: 29 x 21 x 4cm. 500 double-sided pieces, one side glossy and one side matte.
A beautiful array of colourful mineralogical samples, arrayed in a spectrum, and reproduced in this finely-made jigsaw. Finished puzzle measures 51 x 51 cm
This colourful 500-piece jigsaw puzzle features bright, simplified portraits of Carl Sagan, Carolyn Porco, Isaac Newton, Jane Goodall, Albert Einstein, Charles Darwin, Louis Pasteur, Marie Curie, and more! Just the right level of challenge for families with children of all ages. The illustrations are by...
This deck of all 59 English monarchs, from King Athelstan to Queen Elizabeth II, effortlessly tells a story that spans more than 1,000 years. Featuring portraits from prestigious art galleries, each card showcases a beautiful, miniature work of art set in an elegant gilt frame,...
This amazing puzzle is an illustration of twelve hummingbirds, from Kunstformen der Natur by the great naturalist and illustrator Ernst Haeckel. Puzzle measures 67.5 x 44.1 cmBox measures 39.9 x 26.2 x 5.8 cm
Pablo Picasso's lovely 1932 painting Lady With Book makes a charming, colourful and difficult jigsaw. Puzzle measures 67.5 x 44.1 cmBox measures 39.9 x 26.2 x 5.8 cm
The Scream ("Skrik") by Edvard Munch is one of the best-known (and most parodied) images in modern art. It was painted after a walk when Munch saw the sunset suddenly turn the clouds blood-red and "sensed a scream passing through nature". Puzzle measures 67.5 x 44.1...
The iconic poster of Fritz Lang'a 1927 masterpiece Metropolis, which still influences films nearly a century later. Finished puzzle measures: 48 x 34cm Box size: 31 x 22 x 5cm
This great 1974 album featured the song Seven Seas of Rhye and introduced Queen to the world in a way their debut had not - and this cover design anticipates the promo film for Bohemian Rhapsody a couple of yeas later. Size of the completed puzzle 39 x...
The cover art for the 1979 album (to accompany the retrospective film of the same name). Based on the iconic photograph by Art Kane. Size of the completed puzzle 39 x 39 cmBox size: 30.9 x 30.9 x 2.8 cm
Some of us remember the gleeful, calculated offence of releasing this single during the Queen's Silver Jubilee, and the arrests after it was played live from a boat at Westminster on jubilee day itself; it all seems a bit quaint now. The refrain "no future"...
The completed puzzle measures 41 x 41 cmBox size: 30.9 x 30.9 x 2.8 cm
A fascinating study of Waterloo Station in peacetime and wartime, painted in 1948 to celebrate the station's centenary. The artist is Helen McKie. 1000 piece jigsaw.100% recycled board.Puzzle size 48x68cm when complete.
A jigsaw showing a lively collection of birds in a beautiful winter setting. Completed puzzle size: 68 x 48cm1000 Piece Jigsaw
Doors: gateways, portals, the original liminal place, signs of safety and also welcome. This array of colourful images of doors from homes, churches, cabins and more makes an excellent jigsaw. Puzzle measures 67.5 x 44.1 cm when completeBox measures 40 x 26 x 6 cm
A richly-detailed photograph of hundreds of examples of sea shells, left behind by an incredibly varied range of marine molluscs. Fascinating and difficult, whether you're a keen conchologist or you just miss walking on the beach. Puzzle measures 67.5 x 44.1 cm when completeBox measures 40...
An array of incredible pocket watches, a byword for precision (and an acceptable piece of male jewellery). Puzzle measures 67.5 x 44.1 cm when completeBox measures 40 x 26 x 6 cm
A gorgeous photograph of the colourful tests or shells of several species in the class Echinoidea. Puzzle measures 67.5 x 44.1 cm when completeBox measures 40 x 26 x 6 cm
A vintage image of some of the flowering plants, bees and their hive, illustrating the production of honey, is beautifully reproduced on this jigsaw puzzle. 1,000-piece puzzle 55cm x 70cm Packaged in a 10" tube, with hand sewn muslin bag inside.
A chart of cultivated plants from a mid-19c teaching aid is beautifully reproduced on this jigsaw puzzle. 1,000-piece puzzle 55cm x 70cm Packaged in a 10" tube, with hand sewn muslin bag inside.
A beautiful chart of the 'Wanders of the Stars' with English and Latin names of the constellations from a mid-19c teaching aid is beautifully reproduced on this jigsaw puzzle. 1,000-piece puzzle 55cm x 70cm Packaged in a 10" tube, with hand sewn muslin bag inside....