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Magic Penny Kit
With Magic Penny Magnets and some everyday objects, you can perform feats that even top scientists and engineers have found amazing!
£ 29.99
Boogie Dice
The world’s first sound-activated, self-rolling, motorized dice!
£ 42.00
Saturn Sundial Pendant
This smart pendant is also a solar watch!
£ 13.99
Diptych Sundial Florence
Curiosity and ingenuity in the measurement of time...
£ 23.00
Monster from the Deep
An engaging piece of animated paper engineering, which shows a ship and a giant sea monster!
£ 21.99
Tiny Tops
A beautiful set of miniature spinning tops.
£ 70.00
Duck-Rabbit Pins
'I shall call the following figure... the duck-rabbit.'  Ludwig Wittgenstein
£ 14.99
Geobender Cube "Nautilus"
GeoBender is an elegant and sophisticated 3D magnetic puzzle...
£ 29.00
Christmas Pack 2019/2020
Our annual festive goody bag, packed with items to puzzle, entertain and amuse!
£ 27.99
Science Christmas Cards (Set of 6)
A set of six Christmas cards, each with a science theme or illusion!
£ 20.99
A most unusual yo-yo!
£ 17.99
Light Modulator
Transmit sound from your phone on a light beam!
£ 72.00
Penguin Pop!
Drop it onto the table and it transforms into a penguin!
£ 12.99
Locksmith's Challenge
This kit will allow you to put together your own padlock, and learn how it works.
£ 20.00
Cast Puzzle - ABC
In this puzzle you are trying to free the "C” from the "AB” piece
£ 12.00
Paradox Box
A totally hands-off mind reading trick!
£ 35.00
Spin Flux
Based on Lenz's law, this beautiful magnetic toy is a a spin top, a spinner and a fidget toy!
£ 64.99
Spinning Man (Pirouetto)
This wooden toy can be used to make most spinning tops spin!
£ 13.99
Wroow Mini Racer
Charge it up and watch it go!
£ 9.99
3D Compass
The 3D Compass is a clever little device that follows the earth's magnetic field in three dimensions!
£ 21.00
Grape Glass (pair)
Fill this glass with red wine and marvel at the optical illusion - it looks like a bunch of grapes.
£ 26.99
Upside Down Scope
This single-prism optical inversion device will show you the world upside down!
£ 34.99
Dice Top
This elegant wooden top incorporates a dice!
£ 19.99
Bearing Top
This unusual spinning top has a bearing between the top and the handle. So how does it spin?
£ 24.99
Spilled Wine
Did the wine get spilled, or is it just an illusion!
£ 19.99
Treaty of Tordesillas
An engaging piece of paper engineering, depicting the world being divided up - in 1494!
£ 21.99
Tumbling Acrobatic Automaton
This exquisite little automaton is part of a tradition of mechanical toys that goes back to 1800.
£ 350.00
Magic Sword
Insert the dagger through the hole, and watch the sword pass right through it, before your very eyes! 
£ 4.99
Tim's Nile Mug
This elegant bone china mug features Tim, together with some references to the Nile!

£ 10.62
Spin Top
This spinning top contains a surprise! 
£ 23.99
Secret Cups
A version of the three cups magic trick. No sleight of hand required!

£ 16.99
Curie Point Magnetic Heat Engine
Here is a little engine that demonstrates a magnetic property known as the Curie Effect. The French scientist Pierre Curie discovered that...
£ 45.99
Han Dynasty Compass
This is a modern replica of the oldest instrument in the world which is known to be a compass.
£ 58.99
Flux Original
With its gravity-defying effect, this is a scientific toy that feels like magic!
£ 60.00
Skill Flux
Skill Flux uses ultra high purity aluminium. The magnetic ball moves faster through the aluminium tube that it would through copper, so these faster...
£ 33.00
Skill Set
Drop the ultra-strong magnetic ball inside one of the the aluminium tubes, and experience just how slowly the ball falls. Although the ball is not...
£ 45.00
Inverter Magnet
The Inverter Magnet is an amazing new discovery that until recently only existed in science fiction! The magnet array creates a 'tractor beam' that...
£ 24.99
Reversing Goggles
These amazing Reversing Goggles allow you to view the world upside down!
£ 55.00
Vortex Dome
This is a beautiful physics toy designed for your desk. A vortex lives in here, just spin the gorgeous glass dome to see it!
£ 60.00
Magnificent Dinosaur Machine
Turn the handle to watch the Dinosaur walk and ROAR! Darwin the cat gets a bit scared by the roar and disappears down the chimney.
£ 14.99
Finger Top
The Finger Top spins - as the name suggests - on the tip of your finger. 
£ 27.00
Roll Over Top
With the correct touch, this top will hop upside down!
£ 17.00
Christmas Origami
Fold your own Christmas decorations with this seasonal origami set!
£ 8.00
Cast Puzzle - TRINITY
A puzzle that interlocks each piece with the two other pieces via an elusive, organic design. 
£ 12.00
Chinese Magic Mirror
Shine a bright, collimated light on the mirror - sunlight works brilliantly - and the pattern on the back of the mirror  will be projected at the wall or on any blank screen. Then you’ll see the image of the Chinese Signs of the Zodiac.
£ 100.00
The pocket-sized electronic spinning top counts the number of revolutions and keeps track of scores - can you beat the highest score?
£ 14.95
Adventures in Wonderland Card
Open the Music Box Card to reveal a beautiful musical storytelling scene. Listen to the music and watch Alice and the White Rabbit magically chase around and around to the music.
£ 9.95
Infinity Loop

High Quality Stainless steel spring! Rolls like a metallic bubble! 3D Kinetic Spring! A Springy Slinky for your arm!

£ 4.99
Magic Cube
An elegant, transforming geometric puzzle. Based on the Yoshimoto Cube, which we used to sell about 20 years ago!
£ 9.99
Ruford the Dog
Our large green dog, Ruford, is an awesome transforming Truck and Puppy! 
£ 8.99
Ball through Bar Illusion
The ball mysteriously sinks into the solid bar out of sight, only to rise to the top of the brass bar again.
£ 19.99
Nitinol Engine Kit
The heart of this unusual thermal engine is a thin ring of Nitinol wire (0.3mm). Some warm water is enough to make the Nitinol Engine run.
£ 27.99
World Architecture Calendar 2018
2018 is nearly over, but we still think this 2018 World Architecture Calendar  is a lovely item. 

£ 14.99
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Bouquet of Roses Pop Up Card
This bouquet of roses will last a lot longer than the real thing! 

To commemorate a special occasion, to say thank you, or just to let someone know you are thinking of them. Open the card and up pops the bouquet of roses. Envelope included. 
£ 8.00
Romeo & Juliet Pop Up Card

Inspired by a love of the bard, this handcrafted "Romeo and Juliet” pop up card can be used for a multitude of occasions – be it to commemorate a special occasion, to let someone know you are thinking of them, or as a special memento – this card will definitely bring a smile to your loved one’s face!

£ 8.50
Happy Hat
The makers say that it is literally impossible to be unhappy whilst wearing one of these Happy Hats! 
£ 2.99
Fling Stick
The Fling Stick is a paper wand that when you 'fling' it, extends up to 48 inches. It also features 12 different sound effects for added fun!
£ 3.99
Flatland Plane
This unusual toy, called Flatland Plane, consists of a Halbach array of 100 neodymium magnets, and a number of pieces of pyrolytic graphite that will float just above the surface of the magnets.
£ 200.00
Einstein Hollow Face Illusion
The Hollow Face Illusion is probably one of the most amazing optical illusions we have come across. The mask can be stood up in a window and the...
£ 45.00
Pseudoscope Kit
The Pseudoscope swaps the incoming images, so that the right eye sees what the left eye would have seen, and vice versa. 
£ 37.99