Thames and Kosmos Pirate Ship teaches young children all they need to know to be able to set a ship in motion and then how to prevent it from capsizing! And, why a parrot doesn’t fall off a mast, even in heavy seas. Learn about a ship’s balance and how surface tension helps a ship stay afloat. Learn about tricks that will outwit enemy pirates and make a secret treasure map with lemon juice. Playful experiments enable the user to learn about these topics and much more, with this easy to assemble pirate ship which helps children to learn about the science behind all things sea going.