Flights of Fancy Crystal Radio KitC010722
Curious Minds Did You Know? In 1974 an interstellar radio message was sent out into space carrying basic information about humanity and Earth called the Arecibo message!
Make your own working Crystal Radio Receiver and listen to your favourite stations on the AM waveband. It works without any electricity or batteries - you just have to earth (ground) it to a radiator and use the other wire as an aerial (antenna). Read all about its history and physics behind how it works by following the illustrated instructions then simply ‘tune in’.
A brilliant gift set for a young, excited and inquisitive mind. Ideal to foster curiosity and encourage scientific learning on rainy days and a fantastic school holiday activity.All the wooden parts of this excellent build your own radio receiver are sourced in the UK from certified FSC forests and the packaging is all made from recycled materials!
Suitable for children aged 8+. Adult supervision recommended.