Determining the Scale for a Model of Solar System

Solar system vector graphic

A scale model is a miniature replica of the real thing. Scale models, however, aim to replicate the actual object’s proportions as close as possible. Creating a scale model requires much effort and care; it includes math, sculpting, and drawing. Before beginning construction on the model, a significant amount of thought should … Read more

Painting Styrofoam to Make It Look Like the Planets

Planet models

Creating a visual representation of the solar system is both informative and fun. Styrofoam balls make excellent planets since they are light, easy to hang, round, and available in many sizes. However, the challenges come in painting the Styrofoam since they are sensitive to some paint materials; for instance, some paints contain … Read more

Things Not to Do When Flying RC Planes

RC Plane

A radio-controlled airplane makes for an excellent present for people of all ages, whether they are children or adults. In contrast to camera drones, these are a lot of fun to fly but require a higher level of skill to stay air and land without accident. The thrill of flying can be … Read more

Using Construction Paper to Create a Solar System for Young Children

Solar System

It can be a daunting task when explaining the solar system and the universe to young children. However, finding creative ways to teach children about the planets early can excite their imagination and lead to a lifelong love of space. When teaching toddlers about the solar system, it’s necessary to refresh your … Read more

Model Kits for Marvel Characters

Marvel kits

Model kits teach children about the inner workings of a kit while also teaching them organizational and fine motor skills. We found the best Marvel kits for kids of all ages, from toddlers to teens. Many of these kits are designed for parents and children to work on together, while others are … Read more

Choosing a Truggy

Truggy

A truggy is a high-performance off-road racing vehicle that combines the features of trucks and buggies. Truggies are without a doubt the most ferocious RC animals. They are always prepared to smash the track with their enormous tires. No other RC can equal their achievements. Discover the Truggy Truggy is a combination … Read more