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  • Kit 001: FLASHY
  • Kit 001: FLASHY
  • Kit 001: FLASHY
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Kit 001: FLASHY

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September's Doodad of the Month is all about lights! 
This kit touches on the basics of circuits and the fundamentals of electricity using a dimmable LED. Super easy for kids and little hands. 
Grade Range: Elementary 
Level: Beginner
Each kit includes: 
1x Potentiometer, 5K Ω
2x LED random color
3x Alligator Clip Wire random color
1x ¼ breadboard random color
2x AA battery
1x Directions
1x SteamRocket Sticker
Each kit you buy funds 10 kits for students! How awesome is that? 

Why Red Planet Garden?

NASA Insights
Gain fascinating insights into NASA's ongoing research and experiments aimed at cultivating plant life in the harsh conditions of Mars. Learn about the challenges and innovations shaping the future of space agriculture.

Plant the Moon and Mars Challenge
Hear about SteamRocket's own Plant the Moon and Mars Challenge, where budding scientists and engineers put their skills to the test in designing sustainable habitats and growing crops in space.

Hands-on Planting
Armed with Martian soil simulant and green thumbs, participants can plant green beans and witness firsthand the challenges and rewards of gardening in space-like conditions.

Educational Exploration
Dive into the fascinating intersection of space exploration and agriculture. Our program encourages curiosity and critical thinking while fostering a deeper understanding of the potential for human habitation beyond Earth.

Inspiring Innovation
Learn how scientists and engineers are tackling the unique challenges of space farming, from developing advanced technologies to adapting plants to thrive in alien environments.

Interactive Experience
Engage in hands-on activities that bring the excitement of space exploration to life. Whether you're a seasoned space enthusiast or new to the cosmos, there's something for everyone in our Red Planet Garden program.