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Naked Eggs and Flying Potatoes Book

Naked Eggs and Flying Potatoes Book

Naked Eggs and Flying Potatoes is a geek-chic look at Spangler’s latest collection of tricks and try-it-at-home activities that reveal the secrets of science in unexpected ways. Amazing photographs accompany the step-by-step instructions, and simple explanations uncover the how-to and why for each activity. Make potatoes fly, bowling balls float, and soda explode on command.
4th of July Bundle

4th of July Bundle

$34.99
Fourth of July activities, ideas, and demonstrations that incorporate hands-on science to help you make the most out of Independence Day, fireworks, and fun with friends and family.
First Days of School

First Days of School

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Back to school science activities that create unforgettable learning experiences. Make science fun on the very first day of school.
Insta-Snow Powder

Insta-Snow Powder

Insta-Snow® powder is the original fake snow polymer that turns ordinary water into a white fluffy substance that looks like real snow in seconds.

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Science Sisters Light Up a Homemade Laboratory and Bring Science to Life

By Blog Editor Susan Wells Sisters Keira and Shaylie are student scientists with a real knack for chemistry. They live in Bend, Oregon and along with friend Caroline, have turned a bathroom in their home as well as a playroom into science labs. We had the pleasure of learning about these exceptional girls around the holidays. They had a regular Christmas wish list [...]

Science Experiments and Activities to Celebrate the Holidays

The kids are home from school and are already saying, "We're bored!" Here are some science activities that celebrate the season while the kids are home and looking for entertainment. Borax Christmas Tree Ornaments All you need is a little borax, food coloring, string, a jar and pipe cleaners to make these beautiful snowflakes that won't melt. Grow Your Own Newspaper Tree Use a few [...]

Larry’s Lab Polymer Science Kit – 12 Days of Wonder

By Blog Editor Susan Wells We have reached Day #6, our halfway point in our 12 Days of Wonder. Today's spotlight science toy is Larry's Lab Polymer Science Kit. Steve Spangler Science is celebrating the 12 Days of Wonder and highlighting our top 12 science toys and kits that are perfect to put under the tree. As blog editor, social media coordinator and [...]

Make a Snowman Snow Globe

By Rebecca English from Here Come the Girls This is a fun activity for older children to make to give as a gift or for decoration in their own homes. Although it looks expensive and time consuming, it’s actually really simple, quick and fairly cheap. The best part is you can decorate your snow globe to match your home and taste. You Need: Strong [...]

The Best Teachers Make Learning Memorable

By Blog Editor Susan Wells As the summer begins to wind down, parents begin to trek to the stores with supply lists in hand and the summer learning break turns to talk about our education system. What do teachers do over their summer break? Some take to the classroom to do a little learning themselves. Some of the best of the best [...]

Top 20 Educational Gifts for the Holiday Season

My inbox is exploding with special offers, deals and sales for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Black Friday and Cyber Monday are quickly approaching. If you are like me and would rather fill the stockings and under the Christmas tree with toys that they will keep on playing with long after the wrapping paper is gone, then look no further than [...]

Top 25 Gift Ideas for the Holiday Season – Smart Toys Everyone Will Love

We might like to play the same game during the holidays… Guess which toy the kids will play with the most after everything has been ripped open and the house is a disaster. That’s the criteria we used in selecting this year’s Top 25 Holiday Gift Ideas from SteveSpanglerScience.com. If you’re looking for a toy or gift that makes the person [...]

Spooky Halloween Slime Recipes

Halloween, science and, of course, slime all seem to go hand in hand... plus everyone who knows me understands the fact that Halloween is my Christmas.  So, it's no wonder that I can't stop coming up with more and more activities that I just HAVE to try for Halloween.  When 9News wanted a slime segment this week, I was more than [...]