Earth is constantly changing. Massive pieces of its outer layer are slowly sliding under, over, away from, or past each other. Ear...thquakes shake the continents and oceans, and volcanoes spew out the molten insides of our planet. By studying these awe-inspiring and devastating natural phenomena, you can learn more about the inner workings of Earth. Build and erupt a model volcano with plaster-based lava that hardens after each eruption. The volcano can be erupted multiple times, and the volcanic cone builds up with each eruption, like a real volcano. Learn about the different types of volcanoes. Build a working seismograph, and fake some quakes to see for yourself how scientists measure earthquake forces. Discover plate tectonics, and see how volcanoes and earthquakes are caused by the constant movement of the planets parts. Assemble a plate tectonics puzzle and a geological globe. Play a volcano quiz game to learn about well-known volcanoes. A full-color, 48-page experiment manual is included. Recommended Ages:10 ? 15 Read More
Rock, Mineral, and Fossil Collections Each collection features a selection of handpicked specimens, chosen for their color, textur...e, and beauty, and contains a 4-color identification chart, self-adhesive labels, handy storage tray, and an information-packed guide. SMALL PARTS . Not for < 3 yrs. Grades 3+/Ages 8+ EI-5206 Metamorphic Rock Collection Metamorphic rocks are transformed by intense heat and pressure. Set includes 12 specimens. Read More
Breaking open geodes is fun! - Having a set of 10 geodes of assorted sized means even more fun! - Everyone will delight in splitti...ng open these whole geode rocks to reveal the crystals inside. - Label explains geological formation of geodes and gives safety instructions for breaking. - Ages 8+. - Adult supervision suggested for children under 12 years of age. Read More
Play at being a top paleontologist by excavating the bones of a dinosaur that roamed the Earth millions of years ago. Then put the... pieces together to make the stunning skeleton of a terrifying Tyrannosaurus Rex, the largest and the fiercest carnivore of the prehistoric world. Kit includes a plaster block and a specially designed digging tool to help excavate the skeleton. Provides hours of fun for you as a paleontologist! Recommended for 8 years and older due to small parts. Read More
Watch a growing dinosaur emerge from the sizzling volcano! Imagine watching your child's eyes light up with amazement when they se...e a dinosaur "magically" growing from an erupting miniature volcano. All you have to do is fill canister with water and wait until the Magmasaurus is revealed. Then simply pour out the old water and replace with fresh water! The Magmasaurus Magic Volcano makes a great party favor or gift for any dinosaur enthusiast! Box Size: 4.00in (10.16cm) x 3.00in (7.62cm) x 3.00in (7.62cm) Recommended for ages 5 and older. Read More
Grades 1 & up. Box includes 15 genuine specimens, guidebook, identification tags, and a magnifier.