Professor Puzzle Great Minds - Set of Five Puzzles
- Part of the Professor Puzzle's Great Minds range of brainteasers
- Compendium of five comprising 3 Wooden Puzzles and 2 metal puzzles
- Inspired by amazing minds belonging to five scientific pioneers
- Michael Faraday, Thomas Edison, Robert Stephenson and more
- Perfect for those who like to test their intellect and mental dexterity
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Test your intellect against five amazing pioneers of modern science! Great Minds is a compendium of five puzzles which illustrate the genius behind some truly remarkable inventions and discoveries. Makes a perfect for gift for those who enjoy a mental challenge. The wooden puzzles are finished in an antique style to give the puzzle an aged look
Aim: Separate the pieces. Can you rebuild Kepler's Star?
Johannes Kepler (1571-1630) A German mathematician, astronomer and astrologer. A key figure in the 17th century scientific revolution, he is best known for his eponymous laws of planetary motion. His observations of a supernova in the Milky Way led to it being named Kepler's Star .
Faraday's Magnetic Field
Aim: Can you separate the magnetic field...and then put it back together again? Michael Faraday (1791-1867) An English scientist, chemist, physicist and philosopher who greatly contributed to the fields of electromagnetism and electrochemistry. His invention of electromagnetic rotary devices formed the foundations of electric motor technology.
Aim: Separate the pieces, can you rebuild Franklin's Kite?
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) One of the Founding Fathers of the United States. As a scientist, he was a major contributor to the American Enlightenment era and his discoveries changed the history of physics. He famously completed an experiment to prove that lightning is electricity by flying a kite in a storm.
Edison's Light Filament
Aim: Can you separate the light filament... and then put it back together again?
Thomas Edison (1847-1931) An American inventor who developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera and a long-lasting, practical electric light bulb.
Stephenson's Railway Sleepers
Aim: Separate the pieces. Can you rebuild the railway sleepers?
Robert Stephenson (1803-1859) An English civil engineer who helped in the expansion of Britain's early rail network and, with help from his father, designed and built the Rocket. - the most advanced locomotive of its day.