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Aquitane Sundial Ring
Replica of Ancient Time Telling Tool
Almost 900 years ago, in 1152, Eleanor of Aquitaine gave a
sundial like this one to King Henry II of England so that
Henry would know when to return from the hunt for their
visits. Today, the Aquitane Sundial Ring, named for Henry’s
lover, will help you know the time of day. Suspend this
replica dial by its black satin cord and on sunny days a thin
ray of sun shines through a tiny hole to illuminate a number, revealing the time.
#31517-47 . . . . . . . . . $34.95
Da Vinci Aerial Screw Kit
Reinvent a Fanciful Flight
A precursor of the modern day helicopter, the Aerial
Screw designed by Leonardo da Vinci was designed to
compress air in order to obtain flight. Now you can build
this model straight from Da Vinci's musings and marvel
at how ahead of his time he truly was. Recomended
ages 8 and up.
#31521-38 . . . . . . . . . $19.95
Mysterious, Continuous Moving Desk Display
Never ceasing, always swinging, this moving stick model
appears to defy gravity and turn logic on its head. The
constant, fluid motion of the revolving sticks creates an
almost hypnotic effect that your friends, family, and
clients will want to watch for hours. The perpetual
motion illusion was created by an electrical engineer and
designer to baffle and amaze all onlookers. Ideal for conference rooms, medical offices, exhibition areas, waiting rooms, display windows,
and foyers, this display provides sophisticated style and unmatched entertainment.
#30850-66 . . . . . . . . $289.00
Maggie 3" LCD Magnifier
Handheld Device Enhances Reading Experience
Small enough to fit in your pocket or purse, but powerful
enough to magnify print 11 times its original size, the
Maggie is an LCD electronic magnifier that makes type easier to read on those pesky fine print terms and conditions,
pill bottles, and ritzy restaurant menus. Choose from 4x, 6x, 8x and 11x magnification levels and take a screen shot on a 3" LCD screen. It comes with a 3. 5 hour lithium-ion battery,
USB charger, and wall socket charger. Size: 2" x 3 1⁄ 2" x 1⁄ 2". Weight: 2. 5 oz.
#32001-02 . . . . . . . . $199.95
You and Einstein Mirrorkal Puzzle
Stare Into the Face of Genius.... Yours!
Do you picture yourself a mastermind or whizkid? Now
you can prove it. Tackle this mind-bending puzzle and
find yourself pictured right next to Einstein when you
reach the right solution.
#X31520-10 . . . . . . . . $14.95
Truly in a class all its own, the Laxman ‘Innertainment’ System is the next generation of
light and sound mind machines. The revolutionary technology combines the most effective
light and sound advances with the features of a state-of-the-art multimedia device. The
result is a sensory phenomenon that simulataneously atunes your brain waves to auditory
and visual stimulation, creating a ground-breaking display of
colorful shapes and a sensation unlike any other. Prepare for a dream-like state where
your mind is unleashed to create a psychedelic kaleidoscopic of geometric structures in
response to what you see, hear, and feel.
This incredible sesnory experience is created
through “the ganzfeld effect,” first documented in
the 1930s by psychologist Wolfgang Metzger, who
determined that when subjects stared into a featureless field of vision, their electroencephalograms were altered and each experienced hallucinations. When your entire field of vision becomes
completely featureless, the brain amplifies the
senses when no depth or outlines of objects can be seen. Choose from over four hours of
professionally produced ambient and nature sound arrangements, including classical
impulse frequencies, binaural-beats and hemicircle sounds. You can also use the LaxEdit
software to upload your own MP3 files for light and sound sessions. How will your brain
respond? What will you see? How will you define your innertainment experience? There's
only one way to find out.
#31521-51 . . . . . . . . $649.00
The Amazing Drinking Birds
Great Conversation Piece
for the Office or Home
These famous entertaining birds never stop drink-
ing! Simply get a glass of water ready, dunk the
bird’s head towards the glass and release it—the
drinking bird will bob back and forth while periodi-
cally taking a drink. It will amuse you for hours as
you watch it bob and learn the science behind it.
Birds may also be used as relative humidity indi-
cators. Their bodies consist of a glass vial filled
with red or blue dye (will stain if broken). Includes
two birds. Weight: 0.42 oz Size: 4-1⁄ 8" x 7" x 2-1⁄ 16"
3053617J. . . . . . . . . . . $8.95