Scouts will learn about solar thermal energy, a powerful and promising source of renewable energy. This easy-to-use kit allows Scouts to construct a parabolic solar cooker that reflects and focuses the sun’s radiation on a small cooking container. A great way to heat water or melt chocolate to make an environmentally friendly fondue.
Kit helps satisfy NOVA requirements. Ages 8 and up. Learn More
Learn about the Gold Rush and the history of gold as you dig for and collect real pyrite (“Fool’s Gold”). Kit includes block containing 11 pieces of pyrite (4 oz.), minerals or rocks, digging tool, goggles, brush, poster, and instructions. Ages 8 and up. Learn More
Excavate genuine semi-precious gemstones and minerals, and then identify your treasure using the included guide! Learn how rocks and minerals are formed. Test specimens for hardness and streak. Set includes block containing multiple stones, mallet, dowel, and goggles. Ages 8 and up.
WARNING: Choking hazard. Small parts. Not for children under 3 years.
Watch living fossils from the dinosaur age grow right before your eyes! Hatch amazing triops specimens again and again with this exciting, fully-equipped kit. Includes: sea monster aquarium, triops eggs, magnifying glass, aquarium castle, and detailed instructions. Ages 8 and up. Learn More