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...
This wonderful diagram of colours and refraction from a late 19th Century teaching aid is perfectly printed on Cavallini's signature Italian archival paper. This gorgeous gift wrap is good enough to be hung on the wall, or used in a variety of crafts. To transform...
A funny and fascinating guide to the chemical elements, full of fabulous facts and explosive experiments. Scientific sleuth Sherlock Ohms investigates the mystery of how absolutely everything came to exist, and where you can find many of the elements hiding in your own house. With...
Celebrate women working and achieving in STEM with this brilliant pin. Part of our Badges of Honour range. Enameled blue metal badge. Measures approx 3 cm long.
Swotty socks for the scientifically minded. These cotton socks feature scientific diagrams and formulae; a handy reference, and perfect for those who like to dress intelligently from head to toe. Made of 65% cotton, 33% nylon and 2% elastane. UK adult size 6-11, EUR 39-46.
Swotty socks for the scientifically minded. These cotton socks feature details from the Periodic Table; a handy reference, and perfect for those who like to dress intelligently from head to toe. Made of 65% cotton, 33% nylon and 2% elastane. UK adult size 6-11, EUR 39-46.
Build your own hand cranked circuit with a selection of bulbs and connectors. The faster you crank, the brighter the light. Additional connectors and bulbs allow comparison of different voltages and the effects of connecting bulbs in parallel and in series. A battery holder is...
Build your own circuits to create different alarm sounds: police car, ambulance, fire engine and space invaders. (Note to parents: sounds are not too loud!) Requires two AA batteries (not included). Suitable for age 8 and over. Box measures 21 x 18 x 6 cm....
This fun and colourful 500-piece jigsaw puzzle, based on the New York Times bestselling book Women in Science by Rachel Ignotofsky, features 15 fearless pioneers who changed the world of science, technology, engineering or mathematics. Includes a poster of the puzzle image. 500-piece jigsaw puzzle....
This eccentrically brilliant soap contains 100% almond and cocoa butter scented molecules! CARE: Do not use as a shampoo. May result in crazy genius hair. Measures 6 x 4.2 x 2.5cm.Almond, cocoa butter scent.1 x 56g bar of soap.
Exfoliating honey and oatmeal soap for showers which make an impact. Measures 6 x 4 x 2 cm, 56g. High quality triple-milled soap. Made with glycerine, shea butter, cocoa butter, olive and grapeseed oil. Not tested on animals.
Yes, we really think Uranus belongs in your bathroom. This mini soap bar would make a great gift for anyone hoping to get to the bottom of astronomy. Measures 6 x 4.2 x 2.5cm.Unscented. Thankfully.1 x 56g bar of soap.Not tested on Animals.
A stunning illustration from a vintage classroom teaching aid features on this gorgeous sheet of wrapping paper. Printed on Cavallini's signature Italian archival paper, this gorgeous gift wrap is good enough to be hung on the wall, or used in a variety of crafts. To...
A vintage Periodic Table of the Elements chart features on this gorgeous tea towel. Just add H2O. 100% Cotton Tea towelHanging loopMeasures 70x50 cm (approx) Made in the U.K.
A vintage Periodic Table features on this gorgeous sheet of wrapping paper. Printed on Cavallini's signature Italian archival paper, this gorgeous gift wrap is good enough to be hung on the wall, or used in a variety of craftwork. Printed on high quality Italian paper....
A brilliant book to get you started in STEM. It explains things using only drawings and a vocabulary of just our 1,000 (or the ten hundred) most common words. From how a microwave works and toll bridges to the solar system and tectonic plates, this...
Of course, everyone gets their best ideas in the bath. If you need a think and a soak, you need EUREKA! Effective on all floating bodies. Take a bath and get ready to become inspired... or give it to a friend and give them ideas....
Gorgeous and challenging jigsaw based on Theodore Gray's famous photographic periodic table. A visual and hands-on exploration of every known atom in the Universe. 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle. Box measures 26 x 35 x 6cm
Contemporary ceramic chip and dip set with a stardust hand-painted finish. The larger bowl is dip glazed to provide a two tone finish with unglazed terracotta at the bottom. The two bowls can be used separately or stacked to make the design of an eclipse. ...
Each of this set of three notebooks features a different full-colour satellite image from the Science Museum's collection on its cover. One notebook contains lined paper, one is blank and one contains graph paper. Measures 14 x 10 cm 3 x 32 pages
This set of 50 beautiful postcards in a box features images from the Science Museum's internationally-renowned collection recording developments across science, technology and medicine since the fifteenth century. This set makes a stunning gift or can be used for sending correspondence or for framing. Box...
A pocket-sized tin of portable confidence from The Unemployed Philosopher's Guild. Contains approx 60 peppermints. Tin measures 4.5 x 4.5 x 1.5cm.
Nikola Tesla's experimints - they're shockingly strong! A pocket size of shocks from the Unemployment Philosophers Guild. Contains approx. 60 peppermints.Tin measures 4.5 x 4.5 x 1.5cm.
This wonderful thing is a glass one-minute timer containing ferrous sand, with a magnet in the base - so each use creates a new flower of stalagmites in the bottom half, as the particles follow the infinite strands of the magnetic field. Measures 16.5cm high,...
This fun and informative 500-piece jigsaw puzzle features every crewed space mission from 1961 to the present day. Includes a full-colour poster of the puzzle image with a complete timeline of missions including dates and countries of origin on the back. 500-piece jigsaw puzzle. Includes...
A smart washbag featuring a vintage Periodic Table of the Elements chart. This bag has two internal pockets and a handy carrying strap. PVC.Measures: 11 x 26 x 14cm.
An incredible 121-piece wooden block set featuring the entire Periodic Table of Elements. A mere 147 years after Dmitri Mendeleev began it, the table was completed in 2016 and this set includes the most recent additions. Each block measures 2.9cm x 2.9cm x 2.9cm.Printed with...
A selection of Einsteinian sticky notes in a variety of sizes and shapes. Over 300 sticky notes in a hardback cover. Measures 8.5 x 11 x 1.5cm.
The Elements knowledge cards are a fantastic gift for any budding science enthusiast. The front of each card is a quiz question (e.g., What makes the periodic table “periodic”? or What are the three primary types of atomic bonds?). On the back is a concise,...
Create your own hairstyle for the world's most famous genius. This plastic Albert Einstein head contains a magnet which holds the paperclips in place. Measure 69 x 96 x 78mmPaperclips not included
This mug is printed with the basic formulae used by physicists to calculate unknown quantities. Useful for students! Printed in three colours on fine bone china. Bone china mug.Measures 8.5 cm high.Dishwasher and microwave safe.
These postcards use iconic illustrations from the book Women in Science by Rachel Ignotofsky. Includes scientists from Mary Anning to Wang Zhenyi, via Katherine Johnson and Marie Curie. Perfect for posting or framing. Box of 100 postcards.Measurements: 11.2 x 6.6 x 16.8 cm.
Pour a mug of your favourite hot drink, and watch as the rising temperature lets you observe the cat, collapsing the wave form and revealing whether it is alive or dead. This pair of temperature-sensitive mugs each have a different image, and you won't know...
Adapted from the ‘Chemistry of Combustion and Illumination’ in The Chemical Atlas Designed for the Use of Students and Pupils in all Schools Where Chemistry is Taught (1854) by Edward L. Youmans. Printed on acid free paper.Measurements: 17 cm x 12 cm.Comes with 120gsm recycled...
Unlocking astonishing secrets and colourful pasts, this book is a voyage of wonder and discovery, showing that the elements' stories are our stories, that their lives are inextricable from our own. Here you will meet iron that rains from the heavens and noble gases that...
Infinitely more stylish than your usual cufflinks, these are a perfect accessory. They should last forever. These cufflinks come in a gift box.
The Accademia del Cimento invented this thermometer in 1666, based on Galileo Galilei's discovery that fluids changed volume with temperature in a predictable way. As the temperature of the liquid changes, see the carefully-weighted coloured bulbs rise or fall as the density becomes relatively higher...
A useful reminder of the periodic table. Whether you are already able to tell your transitional metals from your lanthanides or not, this will make a bright and informative addition to any desk. Bone china mugHeight 9cm.
A khaki tie printed with complex numbers and formulae. Carefully calculated to be the perfect addition to your outfit! 100% polyester. Standard length 1.45m, width 10cm.
A cream tie finely printed with a collage of nuclear theorems and diagrams. Informative and stylish! 100% polyester. Standard length 1.45m, width 10cm.
Admiral Robert Fitzroy, most famous as Captain of The Beagle, essentially invented weather forecasting for the safety of sailors, spending his entire fortune to do so. One of his many inventions was the Storm Glass, a cylinder filled with a mixture of water, ethanol, potassium...
This card image uses the Spectra of Daylight Through Coloured Glass & Vapours adapted from diagrams by William Allen Miller (1845). Miller also studied the spectrum of starlight and was one of the first scientists to determine what stars are made of. Printed on acid...
This brilliant notebook is also a passport to the red planet, with travel advice and a detailed passport information page (stardate of issue, carbon based or silicon, etc.). 64 lined page notebook with a card cover.Measures 12.5 x 9cm.
What is everything around us made of, and how did it get there? What arcane secrets hide in the modern alchemist's lab? Is there a hidden order to matter itself, known only to a select few? You hold in your hands the probably the smallest...
By Matthew Watkins Equations are the magical invocations of millions of modern mathemagicians. Have you ever needed one fast? Mathemusican Watkins and wizardly illustrator Matt Tweed have compiled nearly 3000 years of cogitation into one amazing little book. Mathemagical! Paperback, 58 pp. Illustrated throughout. Measures 12.5 x...
A fun way to approach science for children. This interactive book will inform, but more importantly encourage and help children to enjoy science. A creative workbook that encourages children to think like a scientist by noticing details, questioning everything and, crucially, dreaming up new ideas....
An amazing colour map of Jupiter based on images taken by the NASA probe Cassini. It shows the many aspects of the surface of this huge planet, including thunderstorms. An unusual clock which would make a great present for any space fanatic. 19cm diameter. Sublimation...
A graph paper designed mug to inspire the logical side of your brain. Use this mug to plot your own tea or coffee usage graph. Turquoise on the inside with graph paper styled design, this mug is ideal for maths lovers! Boxed porcelain mug.Height 9.5...