With this lightweight portable telescope, young scientists can explore the natural wonders of the earth and beyond.
From the craters of the moon and bright stars to close-ups of birds to animals, this aluminium telescope can magnify images from 20x to 80x. The all-glass optics provide users with clear, up-close images and the tabletop tripod makes exploring easy, no matter where you are. Also included are 2 interchangeable glass eyepieces and an image erector for viewing terrestrial subjects. Great for star gazing and discovering the world around you.
Eight year olds like more challenging construction sets, and are starting to get seriously interested in science. Anything involving potential explosions or high speed makes a good present. And anything they can throw or shoot at someone else is also very popular.