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The ultimate STEM learning kit to spark kids’ interest in engineering, science, and the natural world!
The ultimate STEM learning kit to spark kids’ interest in engineering, science, and the natural world!
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    Curriculum PDF:

    Want just a taste of the magic? Or are you already a proud MudWatt owner? Get early access to our new curriculum materials in a handy printable PDF format.

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    $5 - Curriculum PDF & Comic:

    Intrigued but not ready to get your hands dirty? In addition to early curriculum access, you’ll get a printed copy of our fun and educational comic book! Follow the story of Shewy the microbe through this complicated, muddy world.

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    Shewy Plush Toy & Comic:

    We’re always working on new ways to get kids interested in science! Shewy (short for Shewanella) is an electric bacteria plush who lights up to show electron flow! Shewy is great educational tool and/or companion. Comes with the fun and educational Shewy comic book!

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    MudWatt Core Kit:

    Ready to get your hands dirty? Fantastic. This is our new low cost version that lets you build a MudWatt your way! The kit has everything you need to build the battery in a container of your choice, and also includes the MudWatt Explorer App, as well as full access to our downloadable curriculum for when those questions really start flowing.

    ***Does not include the custom plastic container or clock shown in the video.***

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    Core + Shewy!

    By popular request: everything from the Core Kit PLUS everything in the Shewy Plush Toy reward, in one convenient, easy-to-use reward option.

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    MudWatt DeepDig Kit:

    This is a complete MudWatt kit as shown in the video PLUS some great extras to dig deeper into the science: a multimeter and resistors for finding your max power, a clock/thermometer that you can power, and a buzzer so your MudWatt can sing! This level includes the custom MudWatt container with graduated markings for controlled experimentation. Also includes downloadable curriculum PDF and free MudWatt Explorer App!

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    DeepDig + Shewy!

    By popular request: everything from the DeepDig Kit PLUS everything in the Shewy Plush Toy reward, in one convenient, easy-to-use reward option.

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    Science Fair Pack:

    Does your experiment call for three MudWatts (one control and two experiments) running at the same time? This is the kit for you: it’s three full MudWatt Core Kits, PLUS the extras from the DeepDig Kit listed above, AND two extra containers so you can some make serious science happen.

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    Classroom Pack:

    Are you ready to share the magic of MudWatt with a whole lot of young minds? Then you want this pack, with 10 full MudWatt Core Kits, PLUS 3 sets of multimeters for finding your max power, clock/thermometers, buzzers, and breadboards for electronic experimentation. Connect MudWatts together to learn more and power more stuff! Also includes a full printout of the curriculum, tied to NGSS education standards.

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    MudWatt Seminar:

    Would you like to get a full MudWatt experience, taught by Keegan himself? Then this reward is for you. The Keegmeister will come to your location in the greater SF Bay Area and lead your group through building a set of MudWatts (Webinars also available for other regions). Includes a Classroom Pack (described above) for you to keep!

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    Custom Mud Power System:

    Do you love the MudWatt so much that you want a GIANT one? Or to integrate MudWatt into your favorite terrarium / SoHo loft full of dirt? How about a mud-powered art installation? Choose this option for a custom-engineered solution from Keegan and Kevin.

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    MudWatt MudWrestling Party:

    Obviously Keegan and Kevin have a special connection with mud. Choose this option to enter into a new and more intimate relationship with dirt, at your party in the greater SF Bay or NYC area.

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    MudWatt Core Kit, Early Bird:

    $5 off the MudWatt Core Kit (as described below.)

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    MudWatt DeepDig Kit, Early Bird:

    $7 off the MudWatt DeepDig (as described below.)

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