About this item
At a glance
- Hatch Your Own Prehistoric Pets
- They Grow to More Than 20X Their Original Size
- Witness a 220-Million Year Old Species Come to Life
- STEM - Science Technology Engineering and Math
- Product dimensions: 10.5 x 3.5 x 11.8 inches
Net Wt: Triops Eggs 0.017 oz. (0.5g)
Adult supervision required.
Manufactured by NSI International, Inc. New York, NY 10010 © and TM 2017 NSI International, Inc., and NSI Products (HK) Limited.
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Q: How much do these triops grow?
A: They can grow to more than 20 times their original size.submitted byNSI Product Support Team - 2 months agoBrand expert
Q: What happens if nothing hatches? It's been a week and a half.
A: If nothing hatches, contact our customer service department at email@example.com, and be very specific about how you conducted the experiment. They can troubleshoot what might have gone wrong and send you new eggs to try again.submitted byNSI Product Support Team - 6 months agoBrand expert
Q: Hello! I have a question, are these brine shrimp/sea monkeys, or triops?
A: They are triops.submitted byNSI Product Support Team - 7 months agoBrand expert
Q: does it come with a tank?
A: Yes. It comes with a plastic aquarium for the experiment.submitted byNSI Product Support Team - 9 months agoBrand expert
Q: is this product an actaul living creature?
A: Yes. They are triops – "living fossils" that have been around for more than 200 million years. They are among the oldest living animal genera known.submitted byNSI Product Support Team - 1 year agoBrand expert