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Powered by the sun. These toys run on active (solar cells) or passive solar power (no solar cell). Great demonstrations of the power of our nearest star.
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Solar Dancing Penguin
Our Price: $5.99

Put this happy little penguin in the sun (or under enough indoor light) and she'll start dancing her little heart out!
Sunprint Kit
Our Price: $6.00

  • A Spectrum Scientifics Bestseller!

Choose an object or a photo negative, add sunshine and water and see what develops! Use natural or man-made objects to create beautiful and unique prints for pictures or cards. Kits come with a acrylic sheet to hold the objects in place.
Solar Hoot Owl
Our Price: $9.99

Place this friendly little owl in sunlight (or even under some bright indoor light) and watch its head turn back and forth! Needs no batteries, just some light. Great fun for a desk or window!

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Solar Science
Our Price: $14.00

Build miniature working models of a solar oven and a solar water heater. Explore the science of solar thermal energy - a green and renewable source of energy.
6 In 1 Solar Science Kit
Our Price: $14.95

Mini Solar building kits teach children the benefits of solar energy while they create a toy that is both fun to play with and requires no batteries. Newest member of this popular line is the 6 in 1 Educational Solar Kit, an excellent beginner building kit designed to teach how solar power is used to drive a small motor.
Our Price: $14.99

  • Watch Light Energy Become Mechanical & Heat Energy

Just put your radiometer in the sun, by a lamp or by many other light sources and watch it spin faster and faster - how fast depends on the intensity of the light. Includes activities and experiments sheet.
Super Sunprint Kit
Our Price: $18.00

Super Sunprint Kit - Science Toy A Spectrum Scientifics Best Seller!

Sunprint paper goes through a chemical change when exposed to light. Try this kit and watch an image emerge.
3-in-1 Mini Solar Robot
Our Price: $19.95

This is a solar-powered, compact yet multifunctional robot! Experience the three-way operation: rope-climbing and walking as a robot, also running as a racer. Awesome!

Kit requires small screwdriver (not included)

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Build a Solar Powered Rainbow Maker
Our Price: $19.99

Fill your room with rainbows every time the sun shines! Includes a solar panel, electric motor, and all the other necessary parts to build your own Rainbow Reflector kit.

Color manual included.
Rainbow Maker
Our Price: $31.00

  • Solar Powered

Stick the Rainbow Maker to a window that receives direct sunlight. The solar panel provides power to the colorful, visible gears that turn the genuine Strass Swarovski crystal that fills your room with dazzling rainbows! A magnificent and gorgeous demonstration of solar power and rainbow making right in your own home.