There’s always something new at LASM! The Museum Store at LASM offers a variety of scientific items that are sure to spark the imagination! Below is a sampling of these items, now available in the museum store. If you are interested in purchasing any of the items below, please call (225) 344-5272, ext. 118, for assistance, or visit us during regular museum hours.
Da Vinci Aerial Screw
Item # 9605
The scientific genius of Leonardo da Vinci is brought to life through this articulated model. The invention that inspired this snap-together replica is taken from the pages of Da Vinci’s priceless and awe-inspiring notebooks. All models are made of plastic and require no special tools. Manuals are educational and teach how these inventions have evolved into what they are today. Age 8+.
Snap Circuits Jr.
Item # 9559
Snap Circuits makes learning electronics easy and fun! All parts are mounted on plastic modules and snap together with ease. Just follow the colorful pictures in the manual and build over 100 exciting projects. Ages 8+.
Solar System Mobile
Item # 9370
This large, realistic mobile is made up of 8 planet globes and a larger sun in the center. The sun measures 7” in diameter, and the planets are in their relative position but not to scale. Planets and sun are attached securely with hangers on the mobile arms. Assembly and installation are easy. When displayed, the mobile measures 54.5” in length and 16.5” in height, and features an adjustable hanging line.
Item # 8902
GIANT microbes are stuffed animals that look like tiny microbes — only a million times actual size! They're humorous, educational, and fun! Each giant microbe comes with an image and information about the real microbe it represents. They make great learning tools, as well as amusing gifts for anyone with a sense of humor. Choose from an assortment including, but not limited to flu, E. Coli, Rhinovirus (the common cold), brain cells, MRSA, and more!