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15 Unique STEM Gifts for Kids in 2023 (Plus NEW Releases!)

15 Unique STEM Gifts for Kids in 2023 (Plus NEW Releases!)

It’s that time of year again. What’s going to be your pick of the litter? Will it be another educational gift that’s going to stir up your kid’s curiosity for 2 hours just to end…

Top 8 Fidget Toys for Skin Picking (Dermatillomania) 2023

Top 8 Fidget Toys for Skin Picking (Dermatillomania) 2023

For a long time, skin picking has been viewed as little more than a bad habit. But as we learn more about the human brain and its various quirks, it’s become abundantly clear that skin…

12 Best STEM Subscription Boxes – Kids Monthly STEM Boxes 2023

12 Best STEM Subscription Boxes – Kids Monthly STEM Boxes 2023

Who doesn’t love getting something new and exciting in the mail every month?! Monthly STEM subscription boxes are a great way to satisfy kids’ constant need for new stimulation, without driving you crazy! You won’t…

Choosing the Best Chemistry Set for 8 Year Olds | Top 4 Picks in 2023

Choosing the Best Chemistry Set for 8 Year Olds | Top 4 Picks in 2023

There’s a special place in heaven for STEM toys. But here at STEM Geek, we have a special place in our STEM-loving hearts for the good ol’ chemistry set! In fact, it was around the…

8 Best Engineering Sets for 10 Year Olds – Builders Gonna Build!

8 Best Engineering Sets for 10 Year Olds – Builders Gonna Build!

Picture your kid spending the whole weekend building things. And I don’t mean virtual building in Minecraft. I mean actual building. Using whole hands, not just Nintendo thumbs or whichever fingers they place on WASD…

Best STEM Toys for 12 Year Olds to Teach Engineering, Electronics and Coding [currentyear]

Best STEM Toys for 12 Year Olds to Teach Engineering, Electronics and Coding [currentyear]

When is the right time to nudge your kid towards STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)? An ideal answer would be as early as possible. But the second-best is: whenever you can. It’s never a…

10 Best LEGO Technic Sets — An Easy Entry into Mechanical Engineering

10 Best LEGO Technic Sets — An Easy Entry into Mechanical Engineering

Life is hard when you need to choose from the best LEGO Technic sets! Primarily because ALL of them are good. And your wallet does have a bottom. So, how to make your choice without…

Best 3D Pens for Kids in 2023 | Crafty Pens for STEM Learning

Best 3D Pens for Kids in 2023 | Crafty Pens for STEM Learning

3D pens are one of those new, cool toys that every child has to have. Odds are, your daughter or son has begun pestering you for one of these new pens. Luckily, you can feel…

10 Best STEM Gifts for Girls — Tween Girls Belong in Science!

10 Best STEM Gifts for Girls — Tween Girls Belong in Science!

How can I get my girl to love STEM? We’ve heard this question many times. Before we offer an answer, let’s examine the question a bit. Girls do need a little push to start loving…