THE SCIENCE MUSEUM IN A BOXMatter reimagines the museum experience and brings the exhibits to you. Our team of passionate curators scours the planet for the most scientifically fascinating items from around the world (and beyond). Every box includes $60–80 in new, fascinating objects complete with exclusive research cards. A box the whole family can enjoy. The items and concepts are curated for, and by, science-loving adults—but not out of reach for kids and teens. Start filling your home science museum (and your brain)
- All items are guaranteed authentic and expert verified
- New items each month to scratch your itch for curiosity
- Featured in Mental Floss, Buzzfeed, Futurism, USA Today, and more
- Free US Shipping (and reduced International Shipping)
- Over $60 value in every box
Past Boxes from Stemcell Science Shop
A prehistoric fossil, a specialty tool, a piece of one of the oldest computer programs, the tooth of a beast, and a unique mineral specimen.
A prehistoric fossil, an elegantly simple tool, like items from around the world, a very old mineral, a material with a memory, and an essential tool for geologists.
A prehistoric fossil, a naturally-shaped crystal, a metal with a long history, an industrial tool, a cutting tool, and our first digital item.
A prehistoric fossil, a material made for space travel, a tool for measuring the wind, a mineral with an optical phenomenon, and a radioactive element.
A tool to demonstrate the power of the sun, a precision optical device, a fragile piece of a creature, and more...
A piece of one of the most advanced machines ever built, a pure element, a half-billion year old fossil, and more...
Woolly Mammoth fur from the permafrost, an artifact of tech history, a useful bag, and more...
This box includes a piece of film technology, an unusual fossil, and a scientific bag.
This box includes an electrifying fossil, chemical energy, an interesting metal, and more.
This box includes an ancient scientific document, a radioactive substance, a piece of the world's largest organism, and more.
Best of Matter 2021
This box included 12 of the most popular items featured in the boxes of 2021. It was available for purchase separately, and subscribers received a discount.
Our most valuable box yet! This box includes a PIECE OF ANOTHER PLANET and more.
This box will contain a hand-blown glass Klein Bottle—a mathematical object to help think about higher spatial dimensions—and more.