The Fuel Cell 10 Car & Experiment Kit provides a hands-on introduction to one of the most significant technologies of the early 21st century. With this kit, you can build a model car that actually runs on water! First, use solar energy to separate water into hydrogen and oxygen. Then, plug in the motor and the fuel cell uses these gases to produce electricity that moves your vehicle across the floor. The only by-product is clean water. Roll up your sleeves and find out about fuel cells, solar cells, and electrolysis through more than a dozen experiments and demonstrations you can do on your own, in a classroom, or with friends. Some fuel cells, such as this one, do not consume fossil fuels and therefore are considered . Recently redesigned, this 10th Anniversary Edition includes a completely redesigned car, multimeter, solar panel, and manual. The kit also comes with a rolling display stand and a battery pack. The full-color, 64-page manual is a comprehensive lesson in solar cells and fuel cells. Recommended Ages: 10 years & Up
OWI Happy Hopping Frog Kit - Solar Powered OWI Happy Hopping Frog Kit - Solar Powered is a little green adorable amphibian that leaps with joy. It jiggles its eyes and uses its hind legs and rubber feet just like a dog wags its tail to acknowledge its love and appreciation for its owner. It's a logical mini solar kit that's activated by the power of the sun's rays. Why You'll Love It: It's an easy-to-use science kit that teaches kids all about solar power in a fun science experiment kit. Age: 10 years and up Features Teaches how light can generate electricity Solar powered Educational solar hobby kit Includes: Picture instructions for easy assembly Recommended Ages:10 – 15
150 Challenging Experiments. Convert solar energy. Build a solar electric generator, motor, water heater, furnace, thermometer, crane and solar energy mobiles. Unique experiments with colour optics, electroplating, stroboscopes, thermodynamics and Moire patterns.Features include: -Comes with 150 challenging experiments -Convert solar energy-Build a solar electric generator, motor, water heater, furnace, thermometer, crane and solar energy mobiles-Perform unique experiments with color optics, electroplating, stroboscopes, thermodynamics and Moir? patterns-For ages 10 and aboveRecommended Ages:10 – 14
With Physics Discovery, you can build 12 models and then conduct experiments with the models to learn about forces and simple machines. Each model demonstrates a fundamental idea in mechanical physics. For example, you can build a balance scale to learn about lever arms, a freight elevator to learn about pulleys, a bicycle to learn about wheels, a motion picture machine to learn about centripetal and centrifugal forces, and a transmission to learn about gears. Physics Discovery is a smaller, introductory companion to our best-selling Physics Workshop kit. It has different building projects and experiments, but parts that are compatible with those in Physics Workshop and Physics Solar Workshop. This kit includes more than 100 building pieces. The 32-page book offers illustrated instructions for building projects and experiments. Ages 8 and up. Recommended Ages: 8 years & Up
Solar power technology in action.In one way or another, almost every form of energy we use originates as energy from the Sun. Solar energy directly powers photovoltaic cells and thermal collectors. Indirectly, we get power from plants grown by the Sun, oceans heated by the Sun, and Earth’s weather systems sustained by the Sun. Even the energy stored in fossil fuels originated as energy from the Sun, captured by plants and animals millions of years ago. Physics Solar Workshop explores the topic of solar energy, focusing on photovoltaic cells. By building 12 models and conducting 30 experiments, you will learn how solar cells transform light into electrical energy, and how motors and mechanical devices can optimize the work done by this energy. You will build different types of vehicles and machines to demonstrate how gears can convert and transform power for different needs. There are 320 parts, which are also compatible with the other Physics kits. The 64-page book offers illustrated instructions for the projects. Developed with Greenpeace@ in Germany. Ages 8 and up.Recommended Ages: 8 years & Up
Snap Circuits Extreme is the Ultimate Snap Circuits experience. This version is action packed with over 750 experiments including 73 computer interface experiments. Users will learn about electromagnets, solar power and vibration switches in addition to all the other experiments included in the SC-100, SC-300, and SC-500. Build over 750 experiments with 80 parts Experiments included: sound activated switch, lie detector, adjustable light controller, am radio, rechargeable battery and many more Parts included: photoresistor, power amplifier, variable capacitor, analog meter, solar cell, computer interface, full color manuals Snap-Circuits have received the following Awards: National Parenting Center-Seal of Approval, Creative Child & #8211;Toy of the Year Toy Industry Association - Specialty Toy of the Year, Dr. Toy 100 Best Children’s Products, Dr. Toy 10 Best Educational ProductsRecommended Ages:8 – 15
Young Scientists Club The Magic School Bus: The Secrets of Space Get ready to answer the ultimate question that haunts every astronaut with Young Scientists Club The Magic School Bus: The Secrets of Space. Are we alone in the universe? Find out by constructing a cool night-vision flashlight, a constellation box and a fully assembled working telescope. Why You'll Love It: This thrilling space kit comes with an interactive space poster with sheets of planet and star stickers to create the ultimate learning experience. Age: 5 years and up Features Teaches children the secrets of space Interactive and educational Fun learning experience with working models Interesting to create Solar System, Phases of Moon and Solar Eclipse Stickers of flying comets and meteors IncludesAll supplies needed for experiments Detailed manual
OWI Super Solar Race Car Kit - Solar Powered OWI Super Solar Race Car Kit - Solar Powered has surprisingly amazing speed. It activates a powerful engine by using the solar energy. Its speed can be controlled by shielding its power source and immediately depressing its brakes to stop. Why You'll Love It: It's an easy-to-assemble car kit that uses solar rays instead of batteries. Age: 9 years and up Features No tools required for assembly High performance engine powered by sun rays Demonstrates alternative energy principles Easy to assemble Solar panels output that can reach up to 1.1V x 50mA Requires no soldering Required Batteries: Mini solar cell (included)Recommended Ages:10 – 15
Go Lab Solar Energy Kit Go Labs Solar Energy Kit offers all you need to build your own complete solar energy lab. Kit includes over 25 sunny and fun experiments. Learn about conservation of energy. Complete with solar energy collector and solar heater. Study light, optics and magnification.
Methodically, eight legs work in harmony to create a ballet style tippy-toe movement. Similar to its cousin from Alaska, the suns rays will make it scurry along to safe passage. If you were thinking about dipping its legs in melted butter and garlic, you will be disappointed with a mouth full of high density plastic. Walking King Crab is powered by a mini solar cell (included) and demonstrates alternative energy principles. No batteries required and less than thirty-five parts to assemble. #0 phillips screwdriver required and not included. Recommended for ages 9 and up.Features include: -Walking King Crab is powered by a mini solar cell-Demonstrates alternative energy principles-No batteries required and less than thirty-five parts to assemble-Solar Powered-OWI is the premier line of educational electronics and robotics kits
Elenco Solar Powered Robot Amazing mini science kit, recycle your own soda can into a powerful solar ?Can? Motor Robot. Learn how the solar panel generates power from the sun. The kit comes with detailed instructions and is easy to assemble. This is a marvelous fun way to get younger scientists interested in solar energy and robotics. No batteries required. ?CAN? is not includedRecommended Ages:6 – 10
Build your own solar-powered models and discover how solar cells generate electricity from light. Build six solar powered models including a locomotive, single-prop plane, bulldozer, helicopter, backhoe, and twin-rotor helicopter.The special solar panel in this kit consists of three solar cells and generates 1.5 volts of electricity in bright sunlight, like a AA battery. A unique cradle holds either the solar panel or the battery, allowing you to switch out the solar panel for a AA battery (not included), depending on the strength of sunlight. You can even use the solar panel to charge up your own rechargeable AA batteries. The solar panel is positionable, so you can maximize its exposure to the sun to generate the most power.The 24-page color instruction book included in this kit gives step-by-step instructions for assembling the six model vehicles. After you have built the suggested models, you can design your own solar vehicles. Compete with your friends to see whose solar vehicle runs the fastest!The 177 building pieces included in this set are compatible with those in all Thames & Kosmos Construction Series kits, Physics Series kits, Wind Power, and Hydropower kits.Recommended Ages: 8 years & Up
Conduct more than 60 electrifying experiments with circuits and magnetic contraptions to learn about electricity and magnetism, and how these two fundamental properties are closely related. Children eight and up can safely and easily experiment with electric current and magnetic fields using the colorful snap-together blocks and components in this hands-on kit. Build series and parallel circuits to light up a light bulb. Experiment with push buttons and on-off switches. Assemble circuits that include a spinning motor, two switches, and up to three light bulbs. Conduct tests to see which materials are magnetic. Learn about the force of magnetism and magnetic poles. Magnetize a metal. Use iron fillings to make invisible magnetic fields visible. Investigate magnetic force and direction with a magnetic pendulum device. Learn how a compass works and about Earth's magnetic fields. Conduct a series of experiments with a sturdy electromagnet. Finally, put everything you have learned to good use by constructing a loudspeaker, an electromagnetic relay switch, and a morse code telegraph key. The components are specially designed to make learning fun and accessible. The electrical blocks fit together with simple plug-and-socket connectors. Because the blocks are brightly colored and have unique shapes, it is easy to follow the assembly diagrams to construct functional devices. The 64-page, full-color experiment manual guides you through experiments with easy-to-follow diagrams.Product Measures: n/aRecommended Ages: 8 - 99 years
Solar thermal energy refers to the technology of collecting solar energy in the form of heat and making it useful, for example, by converting it into electricity or heating homes. Huge solar thermal towers are being installed in sunny places around the world to convert the sun's heat into electricity via turbines powered by hot air. With this kit, you can build your own simple solar thermal updraft towers to collect the sun's energy and use it to spin five colorful turbines. Test the solar turbines in various configurations and compare the results from two different towers. Learn about thermal updrafts and solar thermal energy.
Elenco OWI 3-in-1 Solar Stallion Triple your fun in the sun with 3- in-1 Solar Stallion. This solar-powered kit helps kids understand the benefits of renewable energy while creating their own fun, battery-free toy. It's exciting to watch solar energy make the product come to life, and this hand-on approach to science and building creates a tangible lesson in solar energy for girls and boys alike. Young horse lovers will especially enjoy assembling and re-assembling these easy-to-build equine choices: Horse Trainer, Pegasus, or Chariot.Recommended Ages:10 – 14
Elenco OWI T3 Transforming Solar Robot Late nights and too much coffee have inspired OWI's geek squad (designers) to unleash their cranial creativity in the form of a multifunctional transforming solar robot kit. T3 is an intelligent mobile kit that requires no fossil fuel - no batteries. Its animated movements are activated by nature's gift of sunshine. T3 easily transforms into three intergalactic designs: Tank, Robot, and Scorpion. Easy instructions and basic building skills are that's needed for young science fiction buffs to see the benefits of solar energy before their very eyes.Transforming friendly. Oh yeah T3.Recommended Ages:10 – 14
Build your own solar-powered creations and discover how solar cells generate electricity. Assemble 22 models including a scooter, locomotive, forklift, road roller, cement mixer, solar-wind sail car, crane, amphibious boat, motorcycle, beach buggy, race car, side-car motorcycle, trailer, elevator, oil tanker, maintenance car, solar car with clutch, street sweeper, backhoe, helicopter, twin-prop airplane, and cable car. The two special solar panels in this kit each consist of three solar cells. When linked together in series, they generate up to 3.0 volts of electricity in bright sunlight, like two AA batteries. Two unique cradles hold either the solar panels or batteries, allowing you to switch out the solar panels for two AA batteries (not included), depending on the strength of sunlight. You can even use the solar panel to charge up your own rechargeable AA batteries. The solar panels are positionable, so you can maximize their exposure to the sun to generate the most power. Power the models you build with the solar panels outside on sunny days or indoors under a high-wattage incandescent light bulb. Power your models anytime with AA batteries or even a combination of AA battery and solar panel. The 48-page color instruction book included in this kit gives step-by-step instructions for assembling the 22 models.Recommended Ages: 8 years & Up
Educational Insights Geosafari Motorized Solar System Create a spectacular planetarium and solar system with Educational Insights Geosafari Motorized Solar System. It has a Sun that shines onto nine planets which orbit around it. All rods supporting central tower and planetary rods are black in color so that they disappear in dark room to create a stunning effect. Kids can also replace the solar dome with star dome that creates a planetarium sky complete with major constellation names. It has a special 1000-hour light bulb and planetary longitude marks so the planets can be set up to their correct positions. Why You'll Love It: It's a dual educational kit that makes children understand the vastness of sky, solar system and spectacular planetarium. Age: 6 years and up Features Helps kids learn the vastness of space Represents both solar system and unique planetarium Has a central tower and planetary support rods Features planetary longitude marks for planets to be set up to their correct positions Operates on battery or an AC adapter Required Batteries: 4 C batteries (not included)
Academy's Solar Powered Turtle Ship is one of the Educational Series kits and is truly amazing. Powered by a Solar cell and small electric motor, this ten oar ship will actually row itself across a small pond or outdoor swimming pool. Simply snap it together with no glue, no tools, no batteries and no painting required. Academy's technical engineers captured the wonders of this mechanical masterpiece, making the model a joy to build, display or operate. The Turtle Ship was the world's first assault ironclad "battleship", invented and built by Admiral Yi Soon-Shin in 1592. This turtle shaped warship played a major part in the Sa-Cheon Naval battle dueing the Im Jin War (1592-1598), and successfully led the country to victory. The Turtle Ship featured iron plating, guns on all sides, and spikes to prevent enemies from boarding. With this kit, you can see the process of solar energy at work, converting sunlight into electric power and again into kinetic energy to row the ship on the water. It comes complete with a highly efficient solar cell, that can be angled towards the sun and a powerful electric motor. A display stand is included too; put the ship on the stand, bring it out in the sunlight and watch the smoothness of the electric mechanism row the 10 oars. The snap together ease and educational value make this an impressive display model, science project or "show-and-tell" project for students.Features include: -Solar Powered, amazing action in the water -Highly efficient, positionable Solar Cell and electric motor included-Easy assembly - Snap Together; no tools, no glue, no batteries, no painting required-Beautifully designed, historically accurate ship-See solar energy at work
Eitech Deluxe Solar Powered Construction Set Eitech Deluxe Solar Powered Construction Set works without batteries or generators. With this construction set, children can build up to three models and place them under the sunlight to watch them automatically power up. This set also includes a detailed and an illustrated guide and tools for easy assembling. Why You'll Love It: No hassle of batteries or generators. This kit enables children to build up to three different models using the instruction sheet. Age: 8 years and up Features Solar panels power up the models Models that work without batteries or generators Illustrated instruction booklet Can build up to three models Educates about the basics of solar power Made in Germany
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