Wind Power by Thames and Kosmos
Overview & Details
- Wind Power kit includes two styles of wind turbine blades and a gearbox with three different gear ratios for experimenting.
- A great gift for educational play.
- Build wind powered generators to energize your electric vehicles and charge your rechargeable batteries.
- Learn the physics of wind turbines.
- Discover how wind occurs and why it is such a promising energy source.
- Includes a full-color, 32-page experiment manual with illustrated instructions and scientific information.
- Small parts, not for children under 3 years.
- Ages 8+
Kids can explore this free source of renewable energy and discover how wind occurs and why it is such a promising energy source. Build a working wind turbine to harness power out of thin air. Kids will assemble a wind turbine complete with electric generator, adjustable rotors, and wind speed indicator. Then, conduct more than 20 experiments with the wind turbine learning the physics of force and motion as it applies to wind power technology.
Thames & Kosmos was founded in 2001 with the mission of improving children’s science education. Since then, kids around the world have loved the hands-on experiments and real-world science equipment in their imaginative kits. In fact, kids love Thames & Kosmos so much, they forget they’re learning!