At some point in our lives, some of us wanted to be an astronaut. This it seems might even be a rite of passage in life in some cultures. Many of us even may have went to space camp, while others have dreams that never die to see the stars and explore the galaxy.
If you are a NASA space enthusiast or you have a friend who is one, then you understand that the love of space can be a bit obsessive sometimes. However, this is cool because space travel is awesome too – at least from what we’ve read and heard.!
So if you’re looking for gift ideas for a space enthusiast, our selection here will make them squeal with joy. And if you’re a space enthusiast, you may want to grab some of these for yourself!
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Moon Light Ball
OUT OF THIS WORLD: Introducing the portable Moon Light, designed with realistic crater formations this night light is just what you need for an out of this world lighting experience.
Saturn Crystal Puzzle
The Saturn 3D Crystal Puzzle from BePuzzled is a sleek, translucent puzzle with 39 unique interlocking pieces
Do you know anyone who would appreciate a little illumination in their closet or on their desk? The whole moon can be dragged out of space and brought to you so that you can gift it to anyone who needs this lunar light.
This 3D crystal model of Saturn lets you take puzzles to a whole new level. The jigsaw consists of 39 interlocking pieces, which combine to form the shape of the planet, Saturn. This is a perfect gift idea for space enthusiasts who also double as puzzle lovers. Talking about using one stone to kill two birds.
With these planetary glasses, your loved ones can have their favorite drinks from ten planets in the solar system. The planetary glasses set consist of 8 glasses that can hold up to 10 ounces, which have a semblance of the planets. There is also the Sun that can hold up to 16 ounces and Pluto that can hold up to 4 ounces. These glasses cannot be put in the dishwasher because their designs are applied to the glasses with a high-temperature heat wrap.
Are you looking for a unique gift item for a friend or loved one who believes they are the center of the universe? Or, or do you just want to make someone feel like she is the center of the universe? With this tiny version of the solar system in the form of a necklace, they can really assume that role. The necklace features different colorful semi-precious gems, and it has all the planets, including Pluto and the Sun.
Replace your regular travel poster and go for something that is truly unique and out of this world. The almost 29” poster, with its lights on, displays the stars and collection of the Northern Hemisphere. On flipping off the lights, the lines fade out, and the stars and galaxy shine brightly.
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Moon Light Ball
Contents: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune. (Pluto not included. Cause it’s not a planet.)
Visual Reality Planetarium
8 different modes, 3 hours of exciting audio explanations and fantastic color images of 150 celestial objects taken by the Hubble Space Telescope
Astronaut Ice Cream
Nasa Space Treats developed for the early Apollo Space Missions
Fun space snack!
6. Space Plates
Did you know that you can also have a space-themed kitchen? This melamine plates featuring watercolor designs of Pluto can make a significant impact on your space-themed kitchen. Having appetizer from this plate will make you fell extra-ordinary.
This solar system watch has no digits, but three working hands moving about the face of the watch. Without an iota of doubt, this watch makes a statement on anyone who wears it even as it is telling time.
Are you looking for a gift your loved ones can hold in their hands? The visual reality planetarium is the ideal gift. The device comes with 8 different modes and 3 hours of educational audio. It is also compatible with 150 different celestial objects pictures taken by Hubble Telescope.
Even though we all can’t be an astronaut, we can, however, eat like them. Made initially for early Apollo Space Missions, the Neapolitan square is no longer eaten today by modern astronauts because of its crumbly nature. Yet, it is an innovative snack that is worth trying – especially by space enthusiasts. The ice cream doesn’t need to be refrigerated because it comes frozen at -400 and vacuum dried.
This NASA original logo in the stars shirt is an idea gift for a friend who is in love with not just the space, but also NASA. The shirt makes a bold statement about your love and support for space travel and astronomy.