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Smithsonian® Plasma Ball

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Highlights

  • Incredible plasma light show at your fingertips
  • Lighting follows your touch and responds to sound and music
  • Provides fun way to learn about science and technology
  • Batteries not included, 6 AA batteries required
  • Recommended for ages 8+
Enjoy an incredible plasma light show at your fingertips with this Smithsonian® Plasma Ball. Tons of fun for inquisitive young scientists, this plasma ball generates an electrical potential difference that constantly attempts to even itself out by discharging. The magical streams of plasma will move toward your uncharged finger or react to your favorite song, all in the name of science.
Contains: Does not contain any of the 8 major allergens
Material: Plastic
Includes: Instruction guide
Suggested Age: 14 Years and Up
Grade Level: 8th Grade
Number of Players: 1 Player
Educational Focus: Science, technology
Power Source: Battery
Battery: 6 AA Alkaline, Required, not included
TCIN: 52213641
UPC: 042409517819
Item Number (DPCI): 086-00-3376
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Perfect Gift

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5 out of 5 stars
Minneinthebigcity 11 months ago
This Plasma Ball was exactly what I was looking for as a gift for my cousin. She wanted something cool for her bedroom and is big into science so I thought this would be the perfect combination. She loved the information that came on the pamphlet and keeps it lit every time she is in her room. I wou...see moreof the reviewer's review
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Cool item

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5 out of 5 stars
Oma6 11 months ago
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Just tried it out a little so far.nice to have ac.scientific info pamphlet a plus.see moreof the reviewer's review
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Great for the price

(would recommend)
3 out of 5 stars
Jdr 1 year ago
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This is great for what it is. And at a decent price. I use it as a affordable object I have wanted for 30 years. And as a teaching tool. To kids who are fascinated by the science in action. The sound option really doesn't work. But I can still plug it in. And use my personal music, useless talent as...see moreof the reviewer's review
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Happy child

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5 out of 5 stars
Husker RC 11 months ago
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Very cool product. My daughter has wanted one for a long time. She is excited about this one.see moreof the reviewer's review
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Most recent reviews

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4 out of 5 stars
Waughnita 5 months ago
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☺ my son will love this for his birthday
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My son loved it!

5 out of 5 stars
badatnames 8 months ago
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It works well and even responds to music as long as it is near the receiver in the bottom of the base. Great product!
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4 out of 5 stars
Believeureceive 9 months ago
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Works well, son loves it. The sound option doesnt pick up unless it's really loud.see moreof the reviewer's review
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Pretty cool!

4 out of 5 stars
Oheck 10 months ago
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Grandkids loved it!!
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