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The Copernican Orrery£49.00
A world premiere: the first ever fully functional cardboard orrery! It demonstrates the movements of Mercury, Venus, Earth and Moon around the Sun.
The Desktop Planetarium£45.00
Kit for a classical armillary sphere, the standard instrument for observer-centred astronomy for over 2000 years.
The classical instrument for measuring angles as used by sailors and discoverers.
The Solar Projector£29.00
This practical instrument projects the sun onto a view screen.
The Stirling Engine£27.00
Yes, with this cardboard kit you can actually build a working stirling engine
The Magic Lantern£26.00
From the 17th century on magic lanterns made a huge impression on fair ground spectators.
The Newton Telescope£25.00
This is a kit for a fully functional Newton reflecting telescope with Dobsonian mounting.
The Historical Galileo Telescope£22.00
Kit for a telescope. 12x magnification.
The Universal Sundial Ring£19.00
An extremely robust and beautiful precision instrument.
The Digital Sundial£18.00
This sundial actually shows the time in digits which are projected onto a tilting readout field.
Literally translated a kaleidoscope is a "Ïbeautiful-shape-to-look-at".
Build your own microscope with 40x magnification and dive into the world of the tiny and tiniest!
This reconstruction of a 500 year old stardial shows the time with the help of the North Star and the Big Dipper.
The Magnetic Compass£17.00
Rugged, intricately printed cardboard kit with two unbreakable, highly polished stainless steel mirrors.
The Solar Filter Education Kit£8.50
A proper sun filter, allows observations of sun-spots.
The Galileo Telescope£7.99
Galileo is famous for being the first man to point a telescope at the night sky.
The Pirate's Telescope£7.99
Very simple assembly for old salts and land lubbers alike.
The Small Galileo Telescope£7.99
Two lenses connected by a cardboard tube: it's that simple to build a telescope!
The Solar Telescope Education Kit£7.99
With this kit you can build a small telescope with 6x magnification.
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