Join Us on Facebook Tonight! We are Giving Away 30 Books in 30 Minutes

Join us for a science party of epic proportion and answer questions as fast as you can for your chance to win a copy of Steve's new book, Fire Bubbles and Exploding Toothpaste.  Steve is furiously signing 30 books this afternoon and getting ready to give them all away during a Facebook party tonight from 6:00 - 6:30 p.m. MST on our [...]

Pre-Order Fire Bubbles and Exploding Toothpaste – Over 25 Experiments from Steve Spangler

If you loved Steve Spangler's Naked Eggs and Flying Potatoes, then get ready for Fire Bubbles and Exploding Toothpaste. This second volume of 25 new and extraordinary experiments will bring out the mad scientist in everyone. With beautiful photographs, materials lists and step by step instructions this book will uncover the how-to and why for each experiment. This book also includes a [...]

Steve Spangler Science Gives You a Deal Everyday

In honor of our most valued customers (you), Steve Spangler Science is now offering a Deal of the Day. How does it work you ask? Each night before bed our super secret Deal of the Day committee relies on the guidance of the stars combined with Kepler's Laws of Planetary Motion and the flavor of the day at Yogurt World to choose a [...]

UV Bead Necklaces – Cute, Fun and a Reminder of Sun Dangers

By Blog Editor Susan Wells Our customers are always coming up with unique and creative uses for our science toy products. Marilyn Daggett from Arizona designed duck necklaces with sun energy beads to trade on an upcoming Quacker Factory cruise in October. Marilyn purchased a pack of our Color Changing UV Beads a few years ago to monitor her sun exposure at the urging [...]

Justin Timberlake Hypnotizes Saturday Night Live Audience with Steve Spangler Prop

Last Thursday, the producers from Saturday Night Live in New York called our office. They spoke with one of our amazing customer service representatives, Harmony. We've had producers from shows call us in the past, so this wasn't a huge surprise for Harmony. But when the producer explained it was for the season finale and Justin Timberlake would be using it [...]

Want a Fun, Hands-on, Creative Science Experiment? Try Sun Print Fabric

By Blog Editor Susan Wells I took a package of Sun Sensitive Fabric into Mrs. Vernon's 3rd grade class this week. Mrs. Vernon is a teacher who loves science and hands-on learning. She knows how to integrate science into her lesson plans and encourages me to bring in some fun science activities to share with her class throughout the year. I hope [...]

Mentos Geyser Car Makes Splash at Toy Fair

We are showing our new Mentos® Geyser Rocket Car at the New York Toy Fair this week. Strap the car to a bottle of soda, like Diet Coke, drop in some Mentos® and let it take off. It goes fast and can reach speeds of up to 35 miles per hour and travel about 150 feet, so make sure you watch [...]

Naked Eggs & Flying Potatoes Book Signing at Costco

Meet Steve Spangler and buy his new book, Naked Eggs and Flying Potatoes this Saturday, December 11th at the River Point Costco on Santa Fe Drive and Oxford in Englewood, Colorado. Steve will be signing books from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Naked Eggs & Flying Potatoes This is not your ordinary book of science experiments. Naked Eggs and Flying Potatoes is a geek-chic look [...]

Top 20 Gift Ideas Reviewed by Mom & Kid Testers

We are fortunate to know some pretty amazing mom bloggers and kid testers at Steve Spangler Science. We called upon this elite group of toy testers and reviewers to play with some of our Top 20 Gift Ideas this holiday season. We take the feedback from our selected reviewers and all customer experiences very seriously and use this information to make [...]