Science Equipment


Science is even better if you have the right tools. Check out this category for some of my most useful, 'must have' science equipment.
Fake Snow - Bulk (100 g)
Fake Snow - Bulk (100 g)
NZ$ 15.00
Put a pinch of this Fake Snow powder in your hand. Then add tap water and watch the Fake Snow powder fluff up to give you a handful of Fake Snow. This 100 g bag of Fake Snow powder makes about masses (about 18 liters)of fluffy Fake Snow. Scientists call this polymer Sodium Polyacrylate. It is non-toxic and biodegradable....
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Mini Invisible Marbles - Bulk (approx. 800)
Mini Invisible Marbles - Bulk (approx. 800)
NZ$ 12.00
When you put these amazing polymer beads in tap water they start to absorb the water. After about five hours they have absorbed SO MUCH water they are more water than plastic and so they appear invisible in the water. Amazing! There are approximately 80 per pack. Try growing them in water with food colouring, what do you think will happen?...
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Petri Dish - Pack of 10
Petri Dish - Pack of 10
NZ$ 10.00 pack of 10
Useful clear plastic dish with clear plastic lid. They are classically used to grow bacteria and mould on agar. Or use them to hold insects for study and drawing....
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Energy Beads - Bag of 100 assorted
Energy Beads - Bag of 100 assorted
NZ$ 12.00 bag of 100
Bag of 100 Energy Beads. These amazing beads are white when there is no UV radiation (the part of sunshine that burns your skin) and coloured when there is. Take them out onto the sunshine to see them change colour, then back inside to go white again. The colour change happens over and over again....
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Plastic pipettes - Bag of 20
Plastic pipettes - Bag of 20
NZ$ 10.00 bag of 20
Plastic pipettes are great hands-on science equipment. Used in ‘real’ laboratories all over the world these pipettes allow you to pick up and transfer small quantities of liquid. Use them to increase hand-eye co-ordination, investigate volume or test how many drops of water fit on the 10c coin....
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Plastic pipettes - Bag of 100
Plastic pipettes - Bag of 100
NZ$ 25.00 bag of 100
Plastic pipettes are great hands-on science equipment6. Used in ‘real’ laboratories all over the world these pipettes allow you to pick up and transfer small quantities of liquid. Use them to increase hand-eye co-ordination, investigate volume or test how many drops of water fit on the 10c coin....
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Chromatography paper - 100 pieces
Chromatography paper - 100 pieces
NZ$ 15.00 100 pieces
Use this specially cut chromatography paper to supplement the Chromatography Classroom kit or the Individual Chromatography kit. Use the extra paper to try all the extension ideas and carry out your own experiments. This chromatography paper fits perfectly into the 250 mL beakers....
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Plastic Beaker - 250 mL
Plastic Beaker - 250 mL
NZ$ 15.00 each
Robust, polypropylene, graduated beaker. Great piece of real laboratory equipment to add that 'science look' and 'feel' to all your experiments. This 250 mL beaker is the perfect size for doing the chromatography in the Chromatography Kit....
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Plastic Beaker - 100 mL
Plastic Beaker - 100 mL
NZ$ 10.00 each
Robust, polypropylene, graduated beaker. This 100 mL beaker is a fantastic piece of real laboratory equipment to add that 'science look' and 'feel' to all your experiments. Availability may depend on my supplier....
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Plastic Screw Top 5 mL Tube - Bag of 12
Plastic Screw Top 5 mL Tube - Bag of 12
NZ$ 6.00 bag of 12
Free standing, clear, plastic tube with cap. Ideal for sample collection and storage....
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Plastic Screw Top 10 mL Tube - Bag of 6
Plastic Screw Top 10 mL Tube - Bag of 6
NZ$ 6.00 bag of 6
Free standing plastic tube with cap. Ideal for sample collection and storage....
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Plastic Screw Top 25 mL Tube - Bag of 6
Plastic Screw Top 25 mL Tube - Bag of 6
NZ$ 6.00 bag of 6
Free standing plastic tube with cap. Ideal for sample collection and storage....
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Plastic Screw Top 30 mL Tube - Bag of 5
Plastic Screw Top 30 mL Tube - Bag of 5
NZ$ 6.00 bag of 5
Free standing, clear, plastic tube with cap. Ideal for sample collection and storage....
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Please note that neither the paper clip nor the Lego brick come with the products in this category.  They are pictured to give you an idea of the size of each product.

If you want larger quantities of any of the above products contact Dr K at info@sarahthescientist.co.nz to discuss discount and availability.  Please note that the availability of all these products may depend on my suppliers.

If you need help sourcing other equipment or chemicals please e-mail me at info@sarahthescientist.co.nz.  I may be able to help.  Not all my stock is listed here and I have gathered a long list of supplier over the years.