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...
Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned pro, this inspiring kit will provide you with everything you need for three interactive electronic projects. Using the innovative Electric Paint and the included Touch Board, you'll be all set to turn any surface, object or space into...
Tesla’s original patent application for the use of his famous coil to transmit electricity wirelessly. This amazing device is a radio frequency oscillator that drives an air-core double-tuned resonant transformer to produce high voltages at low currents. Also available in other styles and shapes. 100% cotton.Slate...
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...
A choice of 2 inspiring quotations from Ada Lovelace, an amazing figure whose passion and vision have made her a powerful symbol for modern women in technology. £3 from the sale of each tea towel will be donated to Ada Lovelace Day (findingada.com). Present Indicative...
The practical way to explore parallel circuits and learn more about the wonders of Electric Paint - without the need for any wires, tools or special skills. This circuit kit comes with a clear template and easy-to-follow instructions - meaning that even beginners can create...
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.
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...
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.
This double-sided 3m / 10 foot tape measure (metric on one side, imperial on the other) is filled with fascinating facts about lengths. For example, 34cm is the height of an Oscar; 9¾ inches is the length of a meerkat tail. Find out whether the...
How can you possibly resist such wonderful colours. This super-soft scarf is inspired by resistor value: 3.1k ohms, 5% tolerance - orange, brown, red, and of course gold stripes printed at one end. Measurements: 188 cm x 71 cm, with 7.5 cm tassels. Super-soft viscose...
Get ready for a revolutionary new approach to design and electronics! Use this electrically conductive paint to design circuits and sensors - or alternatively, use it as a conductive adhesive on anything from conventional electronics to paper, plastic or even textiles. Whether you're a beginner...
Consider us suitably impressed. (And feel free to mention us in your speech when you first land on Mars...) Measures 18 x 13 cm.Comes with bright blue envelope.Blank inside.
This mug bears a particularly relevant quotation from Albert Einstein: "We cannot solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them". Large bone china mug.Measurements: height 9cm, diameter 8cm.
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.
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...
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.
In this time-travelling adventure for young scientists, join Mary as she stumbles across a secret meeting of Nobel Prize wining scientists and travels through time to learn about some of the most fascinating scientific discoveries. The book features Albert Einstein, Marie Curie, Guglielmo Marconi, Francis...
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....
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. ...
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,...
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.
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.
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.
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.
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...
Visit space with your own jetpack backpack. Lots of zipped compartments, including a 'fuel' space where you can keep your supplies for launchtime. Measurements: 36cm x 45cm x 15cm.Volume 9 litres
This card image uses Rose Synoptique (1890) by Charles Lacouture. Lacouture was a keen colour theorist and attempted to use three primary colours to create all hues, not by varying the tint of the inks, but by changing the density of intersecting and parallel lines. Printed...
If you fancy experimenting a little with your wardrobe, how about trying a chemically inspired tie? This tie is informative and stylish, and should be a great talking point for those who know their germanium from their gallium. 100% silk. Standard length 1.45m, width 10cm.
The Periodic Table Of Cocktails contains 106 classic cocktails arranged following the logical ordering of The Periodic Table of Elements. A great way to learn about your favourite cocktails and how to make them. Hardback 160 pages.Measurements: 20.5 cm x 13.5 cm.
A gorgeous interpretation of a design classic. This vase is rather appropriately made from recycled light bulbs, thus ensuring an enlightening approach to home decor. Measures 16 x 9.5cm.