The best Black Friday deals on binoculars for travel, skywatching and nature

There’s nothing quite like getting up close to Earth’s incredible wildlife and this Black Friday we’ve scanned the retailers to help you find the very best deal on your next (or first!) binocular — whether you’re wanting to observe birds up close, scour the surface of the moon (or a bit of both), you can […]

Catan board game is 55% off this Black Friday

Two renowned strategy games, Catan and Ticket to Ride are among the most successful board games in the world, and right now on Amazon you can pick up each of them with a huge 55% off the usual price! This saves you over $30 for each game. Don’t be too slow however, as these deals […]

The best science kit deals for Black Friday

If you have a child who loves to dig up bugs, build rolling robots, or is just curious about how things work, one of these science kits may be for you. Here’s a look at what is on sale for Black Friday. Crime Catchers Spy Science Kit: $22.00 $15.99 at Amazon Embrace your inner 007 […]

Save 53% on AncestryDNA testing kit for Black Friday

Need a gift for a special someone who seems to have everything? Or perhaps a friend or partner who is interested in their ancestors or just in history? AncestryDNA may be the perfect holiday present. And right now, Amazon is selling the kit for $47.00, which is 53% off the normal list price.  The kit […]

Pandemic: Legacy the board game is 38% off this Black Friday

The world has (understandably) become increasingly interested in epidemiology and the history of pandemics this year. With a lot of us stuck inside more than usual, it’s also no surprise that households are spending their time with board games.  This has all led to the popularity of games like Pandemic: Legacy (Season One) the board […]

The best Black Friday deals are decidedly not worth dying for

This will be a wreck on Black Friday. (Stan Horaczek /) Heading out into the world to shop on Black Friday is a bad idea this year. COVID cases are spiking and any ill-advised holiday travel is likely to exacerbate the problem. It can be hard to envision all the amazing deals out there that […]

Best Black Friday board game deals for kids who love science

Research has shown that play is not just an big part of a child’s development but also their education. Simple yet creative STEM toys such as building blocks are ideal for early development, but for older children (ages 8 and up), more complex games that require following rules, counting spaces and reading playing cards are […]

Save 50% on your favorite magazines this Black Friday

Are you looking to bag an early holiday gift for the scientist, engineer or budding astrophysicist in your life? Then, this Black Friday is the perfect time to check that gift off your shopping list, or simply treat yourself to reading material for 2021!  Over at you can save massive 50% on  subscriptions of […]

That Black Friday TV may not be ready for your Xbox Series X or PS5

You’re going to have to step up from the super-cheap Black Friday TVs to get the best performance out of your new gaming console. (TCL/) Hook up a new Xbox Series X or PlayStation 5 to that television you got on Black Friday in 2008 and you’re not going to make the most of your […]