Home Lab

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Published by DK Children

By Robert Winston

RRP: £12.99

"Simple and brilliant [...] Perfect for the summer holidays."

BBC Radio 2 Chris Evans Breakfast Show

"Packed full of wonderful science experiments for children to try at home, devised by the great scientist himself. This summer your children can spend their days writing in invisible ink, creating fizzy bath bombs or designing sun prints. A must-have for any budding scientist."

Angels & Urchins

"Inspire the scientists of the future with this collection of 28 hands-on projects for kids."

BBC Focus

"Packed with 28 brilliant experiments for any budding scientists, using clear step-by-step instructions, everyday ingredients and amazing photography."

Primary Times

"The step-by-step instructions and photographs are beautifully clear and really appealing; we couldn't wait to get started!"


About Home Lab

Winner of the Royal Society's Young People's Book Prize 2017, this jam-packed collection of fun and simple science experiments for kids is perfect for the classroom or home.

Stir up some sticky slime, build a Solar System with rubber bands, power a speed boat using soap, and construct an erupting volcano, all with Home Lab, which offers exciting experiments for budding scientists.

Including a foreword by Professor Robert Winston, this stunning book includes 28 brilliant science projects, using clear step-by-step instructions, everyday ingredients that can be found around the house, and amazing photography to guide you from start to finish. Plus fact-filled panels explain the science behind every experiment, and real-world examples provide a context to better understand scientific principles.

Perfect for budding scientists and crafters, Home Lab will keep children entertained for hours.

This is the UK edition of the US title Maker Lab.