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Edu Science Young Explorer Illuminated Globe

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Edu Science Young Explorer Illuminated Globe

Discover the world all around you and even the world above with help from the Edu Science Young Explorer Illuminated Globe. In classic mode, this globe boasts a vibrant political map comprised of continents, bodies of water, countries, cities and more, so you can pinpoint different locations around the world and even measure the distances between two regions. When the lights go out, you can plug the globe in and flip on the switch to expose more than 35 bright stars and 88 constellations, which help create the night sky.

Product Highlights

  • Discover continents, countries, cities and more in classic globe mode and measure distances between two locations
  • Plug the globe in and flip on the switch to illuminate more than 35 bright stars and 88 constellations recognized by the International Astronomical Union
  • Spins on a sturdy plastic base
  • Measures approximately 19"H
  • Recommended for ages 6 years and up

What's Included

  • Edu Science Young Explorer Illuminated Globe
  • Instructions
From here to there
Pinpoint and measure the distance between various locations on Earth. This globe also features a political map and shows the continents, bodies of water, countries, states and cities.
Two-in-one design
By day, the globe shows places all around the world. By night, the globe transforms into an illuminated star map. With over 35 bright stars and 88 constellations, you'll have fun discovering the night sky. Just plug the globe in and flip the switch to activate the constellation chart.

Product Description

Exclusively from Toys'R'Us, the Edu Science Young Explorer Illuminated Globe lets you embark on awesome explorations -- both in AND out of this world! This cool 2-in-1 globe doubles as a constellation chart when the lights go out, displaying 88 constellations and over 35 stars. In classic mode, you can use it to find different continents, countries, cities and much more!

The Edu Science Young Explorer Illuminated Globe features:

  • Includes a 2-in-1 globe/constellation chart and instructions
  • Globe lets you locate/measure the distance to all kinds of places across the world; features a political map
  • Plug it in and flip the switch to view the light-up constellation chart; displays over 35 bright stars, along with the 88 constellations recognized by the International Astronomical Union
  • Spins on a plastic base
  • Measures approximately 19 inches in height


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Additional Info

015236

3C799C1A

803516354533

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3.6 pounds

16.0 x 13.1 x 13.1

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Average Customer Rating:

by PowerReviews
Edu Science Young Explorer Illuminated Globe
 
4.3

(based on 72 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (42)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (20)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (6)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Fun (45)
  • Detailed (30)
  • Stands on its own (25)
  • Realistic (24)
  • Promotes learning (21)

Cons

  • Poor quality (4)
  • Not durable (3)

Best Uses

  • Gift (38)
  • All ages (29)
  • Home (10)
  • Older children (9)
  • Special needs (9)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Parent of two or more children (19), Education oriented (18), Working parent (16), Parent (13), Stay at home parent (7)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (49), No (18)

Most Helpful Positive Review

 

We love this globe!

My 9 year-old son had some birthday money to spend and found this globe in the science section of ToysRUs. He loves it! I love it too! First, it is educational in that...Read complete review

My 9 year-old son had some birthday money to spend and found this globe in the science section of ToysRUs. He loves it! I love it too! First, it is educational in that he can see where various countries are located. He asks that the US be pointed toward his pillow at night, so he can see where he lives. Second, after dark, he can light up the star constellations across the world. He instantly recognized the Big Dipper from seeing it in the sky during camping trips. I'm sure he will have this globe for many years to come!

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Most Helpful Critical Review

 

False Advertising

We are about to return the product. The photo on the box indicates that when the globe it iluminated, the background is almost black and 99% of what you see then are the...Read complete review

We are about to return the product. The photo on the box indicates that when the globe it iluminated, the background is almost black and 99% of what you see then are the constellations. In reality, even if the globe is in a pitch dark room, the background is blue and you can still easilly see all the continents in their various colors. So you have a confusing image of stars superimposed on a regular globe view. You see both images at the same time, which is not at all what the photo on the box shows. Terribly cheap design

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5.0

Excellent learning tool.

By Peggy the Gramma

from Dallas, Tex.

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Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Effective Demonstration
  • Fun
  • Promotes Learning

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Gift

    Comments about Edu Science Young Explorer Illuminated Globe:

    I'm giving two of them to grandchildren for Christmas

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes

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    4.0

    My son loves this

    By ToysRUsKid

    from Windsor,NY

    About Me Parent

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Promotes Learning

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Home

      Comments about Edu Science Young Explorer Illuminated Globe:

      My son has been wanting a globe for a few years. Price was good. Good detail.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes

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      5.0

      Love it!!!

      By Lyz

      from Burlington,nc

      About Me Parent

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Fun
      • Interactive
      • Promotes Learning

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Gift
        • Home

        Comments about Edu Science Young Explorer Illuminated Globe:

        My daughter and I go through and talk about the world and what's around us. She loves this globe and has been begging for one for so long!!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes

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        5.0

        Can't wait for this autistic child toget this gift open.

        By Mimi

        from Bedford

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Promotes Learning

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Gift

          Comments about Edu Science Young Explorer Illuminated Globe:

          Getting this set up is easy and this kid loved
          the stars since he was a baby.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

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          5.0

          Inquiring young scientists see the world and the Stars

          By Israel Mae

          from Whiteland, Indiana

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          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Effective Demonstration
          • Fun
          • Interactive
          • Promotes Learning

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Gift
            • School

            Comments about Edu Science Young Explorer Illuminated Globe:

            Grandma purchased this for a "home School program." It is awesome as you plug it in the galexy appears over the globe and projects onto the walls and celings. One can lay on the carpet, look up and see the galexy and learn about our Universe. How Cool it that!!

            • Was this a gift?:
            • Yes

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            5.0

            Excellent product. My grandson loves it

            By Mom mom

            from Philadelphia pa

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Fun
            • Promotes Learning

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Gift

              Comments about Edu Science Young Explorer Illuminated Globe:

              Birthday present for my grandson

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes

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              5.0

              Wow! Just the Globe I've Been Searching For!!!

              By null

              from undisclosed

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              Verified Buyer

              Comments about Edu Science Young Explorer Illuminated Globe:

              Great learning resource. This globe is a nice, big size which makes everything easy to read. The light-up constellation is spectacular. Love this globe.

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              5.0

              My Grandson and I Love this.

              By Mim

              from Sellersburg, IN

              About Me Parent, Teacher

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Fun
              • Promotes Learning

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Gift
                • Home
                • School

                Comments about Edu Science Young Explorer Illuminated Globe:

                Bought it for my 7 year old grandson. He loves it. Not only can he find faraway places on the globe but at night he can study the constellations. Easy to use.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes

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                5.0

                My son loves it!

                By Dayna

                from Virginia

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                See all my reviews

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Effective Demonstration
                • Fun
                • Promotes Learning

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Gift
                  • Home

                  Comments about Edu Science Young Explorer Illuminated Globe:

                  This was perfect for my 9 years old.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • Yes

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                  5.0

                  This glob is amazing!!!

                  By Turner

                  from Spartanburg sc

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Promotes Learning

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Gift

                    Comments about Edu Science Young Explorer Illuminated Globe:

                    I got this globe for my nephew for his birthday! He loves to learn and loved the globe!!!

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