Day 'N' Night Ant Factory

$29.95
Item # LM-ANTFACT


The Day 'N' Night Ant Factory packs HUGE learning into watching tiny ants! Watch ants work 24/7 with a nutrient-rich ant farm gel that doubles as food and color-changing LEDs that light up the night.

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Ages 7+
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Day 'N' Night Ant Factory
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DESCRIPTION

The GeoSafari Day 'N' Night Ant Factory from Educational Insights isn't your typical ant farm. Instead of sand, the habitat uses a unique nutrient gel based on a NASA experiment testing ants' ability to tunnel in microgravity.

With this kit, you can watch ants up close as they chew their way through the see-through gel, creating fascinating tunnel designs. All you need to do is add ants! Either catch your own or order some using the included coupon to get a vial of Pogonomyrmex occidentallis, also known as harvester ants. Once set up, it's a self-contained ant farm that provides hours of educational fun.

This kit includes a Day 'N' Night Ant Factory with nutrient gel, a tunnel starter tool, a guide, and ant certificate. The nutrient gel provides food and water, making this a complete easy-to-care-for habitat that intrigues all ages. The clear acrylic habitat is 9" wide x 8" tall x 3.5" deep and includes three built-in magnification spots. You supply 3 AA batteries.

Why should you get the Day 'N' Night Ant Factory?

  • Introduce the amazing world of insects
  • Encourage a love of life science
  • Reward kids’ natural, scientific curiosity
  • Promote STEM learning

What do you get with the Day 'N' Night Ant Factory?

  • Complete ant habitat with: 3 magnification spots; cool, color-changing LED lights with on/off switch; and air vent that allows air in, but keeps ants safely trapped inside
  • Unique nutrient-rich gel, which means no feeding or watering
  • Activity & instruction guide, with FAQs and how-to's
  • Mail-in certificate for harvester ants (available in the continental U.S. & Canada only - ants cannot be shipped to Hawaii or Oregon - ants do not ship during the winter months)
  • 3 AA batteries are required, but not included

Shipping Note: When you order ants, there is an additional charge starting at $4, with multiple options available. Ants Alive cannot ship to Oregon or Hawaii. 

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DESCRIPTION

The GeoSafari Day 'N' Night Ant Factory from Educational Insights isn't your typical ant farm. Instead of sand, the habitat uses a unique nutrient gel based on a NASA experiment testing ants' ability to tunnel in microgravity.

With this kit, you can watch ants up close as they chew their way through the see-through gel, creating fascinating tunnel designs. All you need to do is add ants! Either catch your own or order some using the included coupon to get a vial of Pogonomyrmex occidentallis, also known as harvester ants. Once set up, it's a self-contained ant farm that provides hours of educational fun.

This kit includes a Day 'N' Night Ant Factory with nutrient gel, a tunnel starter tool, a guide, and ant certificate. The nutrient gel provides food and water, making this a complete easy-to-care-for habitat that intrigues all ages. The clear acrylic habitat is 9" wide x 8" tall x 3.5" deep and includes three built-in magnification spots. You supply 3 AA batteries.

Why should you get the Day 'N' Night Ant Factory?

  • Introduce the amazing world of insects
  • Encourage a love of life science
  • Reward kids’ natural, scientific curiosity
  • Promote STEM learning

What do you get with the Day 'N' Night Ant Factory?

  • Complete ant habitat with: 3 magnification spots; cool, color-changing LED lights with on/off switch; and air vent that allows air in, but keeps ants safely trapped inside
  • Unique nutrient-rich gel, which means no feeding or watering
  • Activity & instruction guide, with FAQs and how-to's
  • Mail-in certificate for harvester ants (available in the continental U.S. & Canada only - ants cannot be shipped to Hawaii or Oregon - ants do not ship during the winter months)
  • 3 AA batteries are required, but not included

Shipping Note: When you order ants, there is an additional charge starting at $4, with multiple options available. Ants Alive cannot ship to Oregon or Hawaii. 

MORE INFORMATION

 

CONTENTS

 

SPECIFICATIONS

 
Shipping Restriction: When ordering ants, you pay an extra charge starting at $4, with several options available. Ants Alive can't ship to Oregon or Hawaii or during winter months.
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