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Fast Physics

Fast Physics

$19.99
This kit includes 9 insanely cool experiments that explore the science of force and motion. Learn about potential and kinetic energy with the Popsicle Stick Release, uncover the secrets of the Pendulum Catch, and witness inertia in action with Newton’s Beads. Fast Physics is part of the amazing SICK Science series. All SICK Science kits come with online access to instructional videos.
Water Vanish

Water Vanish

Water Vanish is a clever piece of science magic that will have your friends scratching their heads. The secret to making water disappear is a superabsorbent polymer and a little magic flair. All SICK Science kits come with online access to instructional videos.
Bubble Blast

Bubble Blast

$11.99
Explore the science of bubbles as you learn how to make a bubble bounce on your hand. The secret is a bouncing bubble glove. Learn how to make your own square bubble. All SICK Science kits come with online access to instructional videos.
Gravity Beads

Gravity Beads

All it takes is a little jumpstart from you and this long string of beads pulls itself out of a container. Watch 20 feet (6 m) of beads empty from the container in a flash. All SICK Science kits come with online access to instructional videos.
Snot Science

Snot Science

Sometimes going “gross” is what it takes to get kids excited about science. Just add water and this powder will make a slimey goo that will amaze your friends. All SICK Science kits come with online access to instructional videos.
Terror Twister

Terror Twister

Spin a water vortex in two soda bottles with a classic science toy called a Tornado Tube®. Comes with some of Steve Spangler’s favorite variations. All SICK Science kits come with online access to instructional videos.

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Instant Freeze – Water Turns to Ice in a Flash

During the cold winter months, do you ever leave a bottle of water or soda in your car or garage overnight? What happens the next day when the drink is still liquid you twist off the cap and the drink instantly freezes! How does this work and what is the science behind it? Grab some ice, some salt and some plastic bottles [...]

Pinterest for Teachers – How to Get Set Up

By Blog Editor Susan Wells Pinterest is the latest time-sucking social network to rise above the rest. If you are a visual person looking for recipes, home decorating tips, crafts for the kids or cool vacation spots, Pinterest is your network. But what about professionals and educators? The virtual bulletin board filled with lots of eye-candy is also the perfect resource for [...]

Staff Spotlight on Bryan – AKA Demo Gopher and Higginsworth

Q: Tell us a little about who you are… A: I am 27 years old and attended the University of New Mexico for Art, but was born and raised in Colorado.  I am very close with my family and wouldn't be where I am today if it wasn't for their constant support.  Until starting at Steve Spangler Science I worked in non-profit education [...]

Science Fair 911 – Scientific Method

By Guest Blogger Debbie Leibold  So you have a great science fair project idea, but you're not sure how to get started? We're here to help! Every successful science fair project starts with the Scientific Method. The Scientific Method is just a road map to get you from your question to your answer. Follow these steps to make your experiment amazing! Question Find a topic that [...]

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 [...]

Zoomy Digital Microscope – 12 Days of Wonder

By Blog Editor Susan Wells We have reached Day #7 in our 12 Days of Wonder. Today's spotlight science toy is Zoomy Handheld Digital Microscope. 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 mom of two budding [...]

Coolest Field Trip Ever – Winners Announced

In July, my team of naturalists and I will lead a group of about 120 science enthusiasts on an educational cruise to Alaska. Our Science at Sea 2009 cruise was sold out and this year we've added more space and taken our custom shore excursions to a whole new level. I wanted to offer free registration for our second Science at Sea [...]