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 Mona Lisa would fit in your bedroom or how far fleas can jump and what the human equivalent would be. A fun and educational gift for kids who love asking questions and grown-up quiz fans - or indeed anyone who needs a tape measure!
An illuminating look at what physics reveals about the world, from the BBC presenter and bestselling author. Using examples and thought-provoking analogies, Jim Al-Khalili explains the physics that underpins everyday experiences and technologies. Using wonderful examples and thought-provoking analogies, Al-Khalili illuminates the physics of the extreme...
An early 20th Century classroom chart of the solar system is perfectly reproduced on this canvas pencil case. 10.16 x 22.86 cm Made of 100% cotton Lined interior with leather zipper pull
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 book is a comprehensive, accessible, illustrated exploration of the fascinating science of colour. Organized by 50 of the most essential questions about color across a variety of fields (physics, chemistry, biology, technology, and psychology) Arielle and Joann Eckstut examine how and why we see colour,...