Maybe. Could also be a stegosaurus, triceratops or something else--that’s part of the fun of paleontological parenthood. Just submerge the 4-1/2” tall ersatz dinosaur egg into cool water and wait 48-72 hours while it cracks like a real egg and the baby dino grows to a be a foot long. If your mother won’t let you skip your bath for a few days (they’re like that, mothers, no scientific discipline), just use any container bigger than a 12” dinosaur.
Look! Up in the sky! It's a screeching flying monkey to the rescue! And
at a screechingly low price. Our hero is an 11" long stuffed monkey in assorted colored superhero togs (a cape, and maybe a mask or hood, depending on his
sartorial whim). Put two fingers in the little pockets on his paws, pull
his bungee arms back, and let him go. He'll fly a good 25 feet or more,
issuing hideous monkey screeches all the while, faster than a flying
nun and able to brighten up a day in the office in a single bound.
Fun little plastic farm set with a vaguely retro-Euro look. Comes complete with a farmer, a farmer's wife and a farmer's daughter, all 2" tall, along with (3) chickens, (3) geese, (3) rabbits, (4) cows and (6) pigs. The barn is 2-1/4" tall x 3-1/4" x 2". Includes barn doors, fencing and a feed trough.
The possibilities are endless. You get a set of (4) stuffed rubber chickens, 8" long and in (4) different, but chickenlike, skin tones, plus an 8-3/4" dia target to toss them at. Throw the target on the ground then fling, roll, or bounce the chickens toward it. Sort of chicken bocce, or poultry petanque. Includes game ideas and a score pad! In between chicken-throwing seasons, they make a mighty nice display lined up on the mantle.
Nightlights all over the world will hang their heads in shame when they see this one, a mini-projector that sits on the nightstand and throws (6) dinosaur images via LED on the ceiling and has a friendly glowing red band in the middle. From Projectables®, stands approx 6" tall on a 2-1/2" base. You choose the T-Rex, oviraptor, triceratops, allosaurus, pteranodon or stegosaurus, because all kids sleep better with a dinosaur nearby. You add (3) "AA" batteries.
From the world of Collect 'Em All, these uber-cute little foam animal figures are 1" to 1-1/2" across with a little 3" hook-n-loop band on the back so they can be attached to fingers, flip-flops, shoelaces, backpacks, wherever kiddies think they belong. You'll get (4) different ones from the selection of frogs, pandas, monkeys, elephants, kittens, bats, fishes, penguins and toucans.
These just in from Madagascar. Paul, our Associate Director of Lizard Evaluation, tells us this is a “very good quality Parson’s chameleon” complete with “warty horns and curled up tail,” but in rubber. Measures approx 13” long in green and beige and, unlike the real thing, won’t be changing color all the time.
Not a baby alligator (those are all in the NY sewers) but a 16” long replica of an adult ’gator with great detail. In authentically colored plastic (PVC), it’s just slightly squishy in the middle, like most of us, and displays full dentition. Would make a lovely dashboard ornament for the University of Florida alum in the family.
Dinosaurs come inside eggs, too, just not usually in these chicken-ish size eggs. (One more thing that makes us special.) The Fossil Dino Egg is a plaster ovoid that you chip away at with the included chisel-brush combo tool until you unearth (or unplaster) the T-Rex or Triceratops inside.
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