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20 Perfect Gifts for Space & Science Lovers

Delight lovers of space and science with this thoughtful selection of wonderful, design-led gifts inspired by the wonders of the universe and the splendour of our natural world.

All gifts listed below are available to buy online from Ireland's science-inspired gift shop SEASONALBEAST.IE,  ready for immediate dispatch in plenty of time for Christmas!

1. "OUR GALACTIC NEIGHBOURHOOD" ART PRINT €24.00 A Galactic Omnibus, featuring all known galaxies within 3.59 Megaparsecs. Finally you can get a handle on the endless expanse of Space with this stylish, organisation chart.

1. "OUR GALACTIC NEIGHBOURHOOD" ART PRINT €24.00
A Galactic Omnibus, featuring all known galaxies within 3.59 Megaparsecs. Finally you can get a handle on the endless expanse of Space with this stylish, organisation chart.

2. "REACH FOR THE MOON" MUG €12.50 This gorgeous starry night mug shows the 8 moon phases with their correct names, along with a little description about what moon phases actually are. 

2. "REACH FOR THE MOON" MUG €12.50
This gorgeous starry night mug shows the 8 moon phases with their correct names, along with a little description about what moon phases actually are. 

3. "I'M WALKIN HERE" ASTRONAUT & SPACE SHUTTLE NECKLACE €20.00 Teeny Peruvian ceramic shuttle and astronaut beads measure, and a vintage green glass opal cabochon looks just like the Earth.

3. "I'M WALKIN HERE" ASTRONAUT & SPACE SHUTTLE NECKLACE €20.00

Teeny Peruvian ceramic shuttle and astronaut beads measure, and a vintage green glass opal cabochon looks just like the Earth.

4. "12 DAYS OF GEEKY CHRISTMAS" GREETING CARD €4.00 Share your geekiest tidings for the Christmas season with this science-inspired twist on the 12 days of Christmas. How about 12 neurons firing, 11 fossils forming, 10 (or so) dimensions, 9 atoms bonding, 8 planets only... and so on!

4. "12 DAYS OF GEEKY CHRISTMAS" GREETING CARD €4.00
Share your geekiest tidings for the Christmas season with this science-inspired twist on the 12 days of Christmas. How about 12 neurons firing, 11 fossils forming, 10 (or so) dimensions, 9 atoms bonding, 8 planets only... and so on!

5. "SCIENTIFIC TASKS" PENCIL SET €6.00 Quirky set of five black retro pencils, each showing a particular scientific job. The perfect little stationery gift for anyone that studies science or just loves it. 

5. "SCIENTIFIC TASKS" PENCIL SET €6.00
Quirky set of five black retro pencils, each showing a particular scientific job. The perfect little stationery gift for anyone that studies science or just loves it. 

6. "SCIENCE IS MAGIC" NOTEBOOK €5.00 A beautiful design and a wonderful sentiment. This archival print has a slightly textured matt finish which produces beautiful depth of colour and detail. 

6. "SCIENCE IS MAGIC" NOTEBOOK €5.00
A beautiful design and a wonderful sentiment. This archival print has a slightly textured matt finish which produces beautiful depth of colour and detail. 

7. "PACKING FOR MARS - THE CURIOUS SCIENCE OF LIFE IN SPACE" BY MARY ROACH €15.00 “America’s funniest science writer” (Washington Post) returns to explore the irresistibly strange universe of life without gravity in this New York Times bestseller.

7. "PACKING FOR MARS - THE CURIOUS SCIENCE OF LIFE IN SPACE" BY MARY ROACH €15.00
“America’s funniest science writer” (Washington Post) returns to explore the irresistibly strange universe of life without gravity in this New York Times bestseller.

8. "BIRTH OF VENUS, WITH DINOSAUR" ART PRINT €15.00 The great renaissance artist Sandro Botticelli painted The Birth and Death of Venus in 1486, depicting both the beauty and innocence of youth, and our inevitable death by dinosaurs or monsters (a common threat in Italy in the 15th century).

8. "BIRTH OF VENUS, WITH DINOSAUR" ART PRINT €15.00
The great renaissance artist Sandro Botticelli painted The Birth and Death of Venus in 1486, depicting both the beauty and innocence of youth, and our inevitable death by dinosaurs or monsters (a common threat in Italy in the 15th century).

9. "FULL OF STARS" ART PRINT €20.00 See all of the wonders of the Universe with this poster inspired by the diversity of the heavens. With 24 unique icon designs representing everything from solar flares to black holes; this poster has something for every aspiring astronomer!

9. "FULL OF STARS" ART PRINT €20.00
See all of the wonders of the Universe with this poster inspired by the diversity of the heavens. With 24 unique icon designs representing everything from solar flares to black holes; this poster has something for every aspiring astronomer!

10. "NO DUH, EINSTEIN" T-SHIRT (MEDIUM, WOMEN'S & MEN) €25.00 Einstein's own handwritten notes for his Theory of Relativity is carefully screen printed in white ink on a soft, navy blue t-shirt. Get one of these unique designs before they disappear faster than the speed of light!

10. "NO DUH, EINSTEIN" T-SHIRT (MEDIUM, WOMEN'S & MEN) €25.00
Einstein's own handwritten notes for his Theory of Relativity is carefully screen printed in white ink on a soft, navy blue t-shirt. Get one of these unique designs before they disappear faster than the speed of light!

11. "CHEMISTRY 101" MEN'S SOCKS €12.00 Think like a proton and stay positive in these comfy, quirky and stylish men's socks with a black-on-red molecule pattern.

11. "CHEMISTRY 101" MEN'S SOCKS €12.00
Think like a proton and stay positive in these comfy, quirky and stylish men's socks with a black-on-red molecule pattern.

12. "2017 PHASES OF THE MOON" LARGE SCREENPRINT - GOLD ON BLACK €50.00 Simple, scientific, modern and beautiful. Make a statement in your house with this gorgeous art print!

12. "2017 PHASES OF THE MOON" LARGE SCREENPRINT - GOLD ON BLACK €50.00
Simple, scientific, modern and beautiful. Make a statement in your house with this gorgeous art print!

13. "ALWAYS HORNY" DINOSAUR MUG €12.50 A fun gift for the lover or dinosaur lover in your life! Sunshine yellow mug illustrated with two triceratops - one remarking "I'm Horny!" and the other replying "You're Always Horny." Get it?! Lol puns,

13. "ALWAYS HORNY" DINOSAUR MUG €12.50
A fun gift for the lover or dinosaur lover in your life! Sunshine yellow mug illustrated with two triceratops - one remarking "I'm Horny!" and the other replying "You're Always Horny." Get it?! Lol puns,

14. "SPACE IS STUPID" TOTE BAG €10.00 We're mad about these limited edition tote bags, designed by Dublin designer Ruan van Vliet. Ruan's description of his design is pretty great too: "Space is a neverending, murky nothingness with fuck all going on - it's stupid! Cosmic two colour screenprint on a lovely soft cotton tote. Made on planet earth."  

14. "SPACE IS STUPID" TOTE BAG €10.00
We're mad about these limited edition tote bags, designed by Dublin designer Ruan van Vliet. Ruan's description of his design is pretty great too: "Space is a neverending, murky nothingness with fuck all going on - it's stupid! Cosmic two colour screenprint on a lovely soft cotton tote. Made on planet earth."

 

15. "LOOK AT THE FUCKIN' MOON" ART PRINT €50.00 ‘Look At The Fuckin’ Moon’ is a limited edition print by letterpress artist Dave Darcy, inspired by lyrics from the Jape song ‘Phil Lynott’ - a glorious wee song celebrating Dublin musicians and lunar eclipses. Printed in two colours, plus an additional dusting of photo luminescent powder to add that full moon glow.  

15. "LOOK AT THE FUCKIN' MOON" ART PRINT €50.00
‘Look At The Fuckin’ Moon’ is a limited edition print by letterpress artist Dave Darcy, inspired by lyrics from the Jape song ‘Phil Lynott’ - a glorious wee song celebrating Dublin musicians and lunar eclipses. Printed in two colours, plus an additional dusting of photo luminescent powder to add that full moon glow.

 

16. "GALILEO" NECKLACE €25.00 A gorgeous, fully-functional, polished mini brass telescope.

16. "GALILEO" NECKLACE €25.00
A gorgeous, fully-functional, polished mini brass telescope.

17. "A TIME TRAVELLER'S GUIDE TO LIFE, THE UNIVERSE & EVERYTHING" BY IAN FLITCROFT €15.00 Irish writer Ian Flitcroft's brilliant, must-have graphic novel for science geeks of all ages.

17. "A TIME TRAVELLER'S GUIDE TO LIFE, THE UNIVERSE & EVERYTHING" BY IAN FLITCROFT €15.00
Irish writer Ian Flitcroft's brilliant, must-have graphic novel for science geeks of all ages.

18. "CONSTELLATION PRIZE" GIFT WRAP €4.00 Educational star constellations wrapping paper set, showing the different star constellations with their names. Gorgeous dark navy blue kraft paper with 4 colourful tags.

18. "CONSTELLATION PRIZE" GIFT WRAP €4.00
Educational star constellations wrapping paper set, showing the different star constellations with their names. Gorgeous dark navy blue kraft paper with 4 colourful tags.

19. "SOCK-TOPUS" MEN'S SOCKS €12.00 Comfy, quirky and stylish men's socks with octopus design.

19. "SOCK-TOPUS" MEN'S SOCKS €12.00
Comfy, quirky and stylish men's socks with octopus design.

20. "ELEMENT OF CHRISTMAS" PERIODIC TABLE CARD €4.00 This sweet and unique science Christmas card shows the holmium element (Ho) from the periodic table. The card shows a funny (and real) description of Holmium; a rare element first discovered in the Northern hemisphere - the element of Christmas perhaps?

20. "ELEMENT OF CHRISTMAS" PERIODIC TABLE CARD €4.00
This sweet and unique science Christmas card shows the holmium element (Ho) from the periodic table. The card shows a funny (and real) description of Holmium; a rare element first discovered in the Northern hemisphere - the element of Christmas perhaps?