Build your own birds, butterflies, and dragonflies that really fly!
An ornithopter is a mechanical aircraft that flies by flapping its wings. It imitates the flapping wing flight of birds, insects, and bats. Build four ornithopter models and learn how the wings work like propellers powered by a rubber band engine!
Ages 8+ | MSRP: $19.95
FUN FACT: Thames & Kosmos was founded in 2001 by a science museum director and her son, who saw the great need and demand for better science education materials.
Geckobot How-To Video
Check out our latest video for a step-by-step tutorial to guide you as you build your own Geckobot. Also included are troubleshooting tips to help get your lizard walking up walls!
For a quick overview of the Geckobot kit, take a look at the product video here.