Searching for Christmas Presents?

Searching for Christmas Presents?


It is that time of the year again: The holiday season has started. If you are still searching for the perfect present for the chemists or science fans among your friends, family, or colleagues, we can help: and Wiley/Wiley-VCH Editors recommend science-themed presents below.

If you have already found the perfect gift, you can add your own suggestions in the comment section below or let us know via email.



Games & Toys

FReNeTiC Board Game

Create words from the chemical element symbols to win this board game.

Karina Partisch, Wiley-VCH



Subatomic: An Atom Building Game

In this game, players compete to build elements from subatomic particles.

David Peralta, ChemMedChem



Jewelry & Apparel

Periodic Table Belt and Wallet Gift Set

Dress yourself for the International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements in 2019.

Xin Su, Angewandte Chemie International Edition



“Great Beards Of Science” T-Shirt

This t-shirt features the great beards of great scientists.

Matteo Cavalleri, International Journal of Quantum Chemistry



“Love is Chemistry” Sneakers

These sneakers feature a colorful chemistry print.

Sandra González-Gallardo, ChemCatChem



Memory Chip Earrings

These earrings are made from reprogrammable memory chips that are commonly used in the lab.

Xin Su, Angewandte Chemie International Edition



Cooking & Dining

Chemist’s Spice Rack

In this spice rack, test tubes and flasks hold your spices and oils.

Cordula Buse, Chemical Engineering & Technology



Electronics & Gear

Clip-On Microscope Magnifier Lens for Smartphones

This lens can be clipped onto your smartphone to make your own “electronic” microscope.

Xin Su, Angewandte Chemie International Edition



Mini 3D Printer

This printer is an affordable 3D-printing solution for your home.

Xin Su, Angewandte Chemie International Edition



Home & Decor

Schrödinger’s Cat Plush

This kitten pillow is alive and dead at the same time.

Catharina Goedecke, ChemViews Magazine



Star Trek Rock Moodlight

This rock-shaped mood light was inspired by an episode of Star Trek and comes with a phaser-replica remote control.

David Bradley,



Books & DVDs


This book tells the true story of the first moon landing.

Matteo Cavalleri, International Journal of Quantum Chemistry



Professor Astro Cat’s Atomic Adventure

In this book aimed at young scientists, a cat teaches atom physics.

Susanne Poth, ChemCatChem



And Then You’re Dead

This book explains the science behind unusual deaths.

Eva E. Wille, Wiley-VCH



Encyclopedia Prehistorica: Dinosaurs

This dinosaur pop-up book shows great attention to detail.

Greta Heydenrych, ChemSystemsChem



Strange Chemistry

This book explains the scientific secrets hiding in everyday objects.

Danielle Flemming, Wiley-VCH



Broad Band

This book covers the untold story of the women who made the internet.

Matteo Cavalleri, International Journal of Quantum Chemistry



Organic Chemistry for Babies

This book is a colorful, simple introduction to the structure of organic compounds—it’s never too early to become a scientist.

Susanne Poth, ChemSusChem



You Can’t Polish A Nerd

This DVD features the UK science comedy group “Festival of the Spoken Nerd”.

David Bradley,



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