[AD] Beaker Creatures Whirling Wave Reactor Review And Giveaway

Saturday, 27 April 2019

[AD] Beaker Creatures Whirling Wave Reactor Review And Giveaway

The Beaker Creatures Whirling Wave Reactor is a science set aimed at children aged 5-9 who like collectibles. To be honest I have yet to find a child that doesn't like a blind bag toy. However, the excitement is even greater here as the toy is encased in a bath bomb type substance. So let's start with what is in the box.


The box states that it is a 12 piece set. This includes all the various parts and the instruction booklet.
There are a few experiments that you can carry out using the whirling wave reactor, but it will require a trip to the shops to buy some ingredients like vinegar, food colouring and bicarbonate of soda.

My youngest (aged 7) was very keen to find out what his mystery beaker creature was and was keen to do this first. He did require help with all the opening and closing parts of the reactor.


Whilst the water changed color and had a few bubbles in, it wasn't quite the bubbly reaction depicted on the packaging. Little man also struggled with the handle falling off now and then. He was excited to see the bath bomb substance break down and his beaker creature starting to appear.


The came in a little pod and when opened, little man could use the chart to identify him.

Next up, little man decided to have a play with his colour changing beaker creature that came in the set. Here, the blue beaker creature could change colour when put in ice cold water. He thought this was very clever.


So you can clearly see how the reactor works, we have made a little video.


Unfortunately, I have not managed to order the rest of the ingredients in to try out the other experiments yet, but they include colour mixing experiments and spaghetti rising and falling when put in with vinegar and sodium bicarbonate.

Learning Resources have kindly offered the chance for one of my readers to win a Whirling Waves Reactor of their own (RRP £16) Just complete the Gleam giveaway below. Good Luck!
Creature Beakers Whirling Waves Reactor

128 comments:

  1. Explosive ! Anything that makes a noise and a mess goes down well here

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  2. anything really the kids love messy ones i like loud ones!

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  3. Experiments to do with nature x

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  4. Messy and loud ones, such as the exploding volcano.

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  5. Loud and messy ones, mainly in the summer in the garden!

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  6. I love mixing colours in different ways and seeing the results.

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  7. Catherine McAlinden28 April 2019 at 08:01

    My kids love any kind of messy experiments

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  8. Sons likes anything messy that creates something at the end.

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  9. anything messy and slimy :)

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  10. has to be messy and has to be colourful or dynamic

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  11. I love making volcanoes

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  12. anything that makes an explosion

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  13. I like anything that goes bang.

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  14. Experiments making volcanoes

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  15. love food experiments they are so fun!

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  16. any experiments that fizz or pop lol x

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  17. My kids love experimenting with magnets.

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  18. Anything my nephew can join in with! He loves science and it's fantastic to watch him enjoying and learning new things

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  19. as a former scientist, I enjoy them all! But the most popular one I've done with the grandchildren is crystal growing, we were all fascinated by it, even my husband who doesn't have a scientific bone in his body

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  20. My sons enjoy science experiments with magnets, they are fascinated by them

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  21. I love baking powder volcanos!

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  22. Ones with surprise outcomes really appeal to
    Me.

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  23. The children loves anything which is messy or makes loud noises

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  24. What type of science experiments do you enjoy?

    the boys like noisy exploding ones

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  25. We love doing thre volcano experiment and the mentos one (only to do outdoors)

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  26. my son and I like doing any experiments that are messy usually!

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  27. Ones with fire, mwah ha ha ha! and chemicals!

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  28. Exploding volcanoes are fun, done it a few times with the kids! xx

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  29. Anything that explodes or is very messy is always good fun

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  30. colourful simple experiments I can do with the young ones

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  31. we love making noisy experiments

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  32. Anything gooey and messy!

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  33. Dean T (ribbons1978)4 May 2019 at 02:44

    Growing crystals in beakers

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  34. Ones where things go pop or explode are always fun.

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  35. anything that explodes ha ha

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  36. My grandchildren loved the volcano experiment

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  37. My girls love anything which is a little bit messy!

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  38. my sons love launching rockets

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  39. Natalie Burgess6 May 2019 at 20:04

    Anything messy and colourful! Xx

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  40. My kids enjoy anything messy and loud.

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  41. My son's would really like this

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  42. We hardly did any proper experiments when I was at school, but there was one where a bit of metal burned really bright that was quite cool.

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  43. For me it has to be something messy or explosive for me that is my favourite.

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  44. jessica walker7 May 2019 at 21:20

    anything a little bit different :)

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  45. Biology ones, i love showing my son how ants decide where to get food from and other bugs/worms behaviour

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  46. Wwe like experiments with a big outcome, ie. making rockets

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  47. anything messy is always fun, slime making is one of our favourites

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  48. anything messy or noisey is always fun, we did a soda bottle fizzy one once which he loved x

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  49. anything messy love the volcano experiment

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  50. My son likes freezing and melting 😀

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  51. making slime

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  52. Mentos in diet cola and making bubble snakes are favourites :)

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  53. bubbles slime anything smelly the boys love it

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  54. Things that grow or fizz are always fun.

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  55. I'd love to show that to my niece!

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  56. We like messy experiments, my sons absolute favoutire is mixing bicarb and vinegar, sometimes we add colouring to the vinegar.

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  57. We like anything to do with slime making!

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  58. Anything including fluid/potions - the more mess the better!

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  59. The floating Ivory Soap experiment- great fun

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  60. Looks cool...and messy

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  61. Anything that is gungy and messy is always a win!

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  62. Anything that whizzes or bangs.

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  63. Making bath bombs, if you call this science

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  64. My son and I like looking at things under a microscope, the grosser the better like Biore nose strips urgh!!!

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  65. My kids love slime and anything sticky or messy!

    Emma N

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  66. They love baking soda and vinegar volcanos.

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  67. granddaughter love making slime

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  68. assembling things that move

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  69. Anything that explodes!

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  70. Investigating, getting messy, building things

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  71. We love anything thats messy or that we can see how things work

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  72. We love doing experiments with magnets

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  73. As a kid I used to enjoy the smelly ones!

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  74. Sharon Burroughs25 May 2019 at 20:28

    Baking soda volcanos

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  75. We love anything that has magnets involved 🐑

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  76. We love doing anything messy!

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  77. Anything with a bit of drama like a volcano

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  78. Anything that bangs and fizzies.

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  79. we like the bangs!

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  80. Caroline Smith26 May 2019 at 19:34

    I love growing crystals

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  81. my daughter loves making crystals

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  82. My son loves crystal kits and looking at things under a magnifying glass.

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  83. My son likes making crystals

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  84. Me and my daughter enjoy making beauty products like bath salts and bath bombs x

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  85. tricia bingham27 May 2019 at 09:05

    my two young grandsons like anything noisy or slimey

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  86. Anything that makes a big mess goes down well

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  87. Pauline Burroughs27 May 2019 at 11:44

    The kids like anything that's messy - volcano, slime or any kind of goo

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  88. Experiments with slime or bright colours my daughter loves

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  89. karen Davidson27 May 2019 at 12:35

    My grandson loves trying anything

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  90. Love this my granddaughter

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  91. We love chemistry ones with a reaction we can see

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  92. I love chemical reactions that look like magic.

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  93. Theresa Thomas27 May 2019 at 16:11

    We love chemistry ones, my Son loved making the lemon clock

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  94. Definitely volcanoes

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  95. We like making slime with shampoo :)

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  96. My little one enjoys science experiments int he kitchen - making butter from cream, making things fizz with bicard. It's the simple stuff that it most fun.

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  97. i like experiments that go with a bang

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  98. Making Crystals.

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  99. my boys love making different types of slime

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  100. Messy explosions are the ones in our house that get the biggest cheer!!

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  101. I love science experiments that explode and make huge noises!

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  102. My Daughter loves making slime or anything or that nature.

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  103. Experiments with an element of surprise

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  104. Slime experiments. Also love experiments that fizz or go bang.

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  105. Anything that changes colour or makes a mess haha ! Thankyou for this fab competition xx

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  106. Love mixing things seeing what reactions we get and what we can create

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  107. We love experimenting with maagnets

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  108. Monika Bascombe27 May 2019 at 23:22

    We like experimenting with light, making rainbows in the garden , using magnifying glass to make fire...

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