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Product Spotlight - Kinetic Sand

We have a lot of cool stuff cross our desks at the Spangler Labs, and kinetic sand is one of them. Occasionally there's one that really stands out, even amongst all of the awesome stuff found in our store. We were all excited when Kinetic…

Save 30% Sitewide With Cyber Monday Savings

This sale is over, but keep watching for additional sales and deals this holiday season.  The Thanksgiving weekend is over. The turkey is gone. Black Friday sales are but a memory... That means today is Cyber Monday and we are celebrating…

Best Science Toys for Kids

Are you looking for creative gift ideas that the kids won't set aside on December 26th? What about the present that gives the gift of discovery and learning? Here are our Top 12 Picks that make great gifts that open minds and keep them engaged…

12 Days of Smart Toys Starts Today

Today, we celebrate the march toward the holidays with our 12 Days of Smart Toys.Each weekday, we will offer one of our 12 Educational Toys as the Deal of the Day. We can't tell you which item will be offered each day or the amount of the…

Give the Gift of Learning this Holiday Season - Top 12 Educational Toys

Tis the season for turkey and trimmings, cornucopias and pumpkin pie and gift guides, Black Friday and Cyber Monday. To celebrate the season of giving, Steve Spangler Science has compiled our list of the top 12 educational toys to give this…

Secrets of the Toy Industry

I was contacted several months ago by Julia Ann Charpentier, a Milwaukee-based freelance writer and an editor for book publishers, for a future article in the trade journal TD Monthly Magazine. If you're interested in learning more about the…

Best Educational Toys for 2005

Just last week our office took over 200 calls from people wanting our advice on buying "cool" educational toys. Among the callers were two network television producers and a slew of newspaper writers. So, here's our favorite educational toys…
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Be Amazing Toys - a great way to “learn” a living

As teachers, we learn how to do different jobs to supplement our income. One of the ways was to take things we worked on during class and come up with ideas for science toys. In 1991 a collaboration of science teachers got together to invent…