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
Perfect for Cub Scout Bears earning their Whittling Chips, this kit includes:
• Four bars of soft carving soap (each 4½" long x 1" high x 3" wide)
• Four stencils: bear, fleur-de-lis, arrowhead, and fish 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
Have fun capturing the sun’s energy with three build-it-yourself, solar-powered science projects: a helicopter, a fan, and a windmill with LED.
Includes battery back-up (for indoor use) and a 23" x 16" solar science poster. Learn More