Stellanova 9-in. Diam. Levitating SaturnItem#: HN-GF108
- 9-inch diam. sphere
- Electromagnetically suspended
- Metal base finished in silver
- Globe is plastic with baked-on paint
- Features replica of space probe that photographed the planet
1 globe, 1 AC-powered pack with cord, 1 informational booklet
If you like it you should put a ring on it, and the Stellanova 9-in. Diam. Levitating Saturn does just that. Details from the gaseous rings to its cloud-filled atmosphere have been reproduced from thousands of photos take by NASA and The European Space Agency. The globe is electromagnetically suspended with magnets, sensors and microcomputers. You can pass your hand above, below and around the globe as it floats. A built-in computer chip continuously adjusts to atmospheric changes to guarantee the globe remains suspended. You can gently spin this globe to begin its beautiful rotation. Science fans will get a kick out of the replica of the space probe that visited and photographed Saturn. Comes complete with an informational booklet with details, dates, and specs of the planet and the probe. This globe makes an out-of-this-world gift!
Herff Jones Inc.
Harry Herff and Randall Jones began their business in 1920 in downtown Indianapolis, manufacturing class rings, medals, and pins, and were commissioned to produce the Bronze Star for the war effort in World War II. Herff Jones has also created robes for federal and state Supreme Court judges and NCAA championship rings. Over the years, the company expanded its product line with yearbooks, graduation announcements, caps and gowns, diplomas, and a variety of educational learning materials, including globes and maps. Employee owned since 1995, the company is dedicated to community involvement and high-quality products.
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Grades 7 - 12