Reviews

Science

A kid's guide to chemistry

http://science.sciencemag.org/content/350/6266/1322.summary

The classic chemistry set gets a 21st-century upgrade
TNW

Enter sugar snake: Hands-on with MEL Science’s next-gen chemistry kit

http://thenextweb.com/gadgets/2015/10/24/enter-sugar-snake-hands-mel-sciences-chemistry-kit/

The VR mode seems especially awesome
Wired

The best tech toys of London Toy Fair 2016

http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2016-01/27/top-tech-toys-london-toy-fair-2016

Playing to spectacle — as evidenced by the repeated oohs and ahhs of children we saw using it
The Guardian

Last-minute chemistry gifts for the scientist in your life

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2015/dec/21/last-minute-chemistry-gifts-for-the-scientist-in-your-life

Brings the chemistry set smack up to date... real chemistry in action.
Chemistry World

MEL Chemistry sets

http://www.rsc.org/chemistryworld/2015/12/review-mel-science-chemistry-sets

This is one of the most exciting and ambitious home-chemistry educational projects I’ve seen.
C&EN

http://cen.acs.org/articles/93/i45/Cannabis-Tester-New-Chemistry-Set.html

While the real-time experiments should satisfy the pyromaniac in every child, MEL’s apps for the iPad, the iPhone, and Android smartphones and tablets should distract kids from game consoles and idle text chatter.
Science 2.0

Subscription Box Chemistry Set

http://www.science20.com/square_root_of_not/subscription_box_chemistry_set-158107

A kit that teaches science to kids
LiveScience

Educational Gift Ideas for Kids

http://www.livescience.com/48764-kids-gift-ideas.html

A next-generation series of chemistry experiments
Toys are Tools

What Modern Parents Want from the Toy Industry

http://www.toysaretools.com/2015/11/what-parents-want-from-the-toy-industry.html

We were completely blown away by the quality of their products
The Edvocate

Hands-on chemistry comes home

http://www.theedadvocate.org/hands-on-chemistry-comes-home/

I actually walked away with a greater understanding of chemistry than I had before
GeekMom

GeekMom Holiday Gift Guide #4

http://geekmom.com/2015/11/geekmom-holiday-gift-guide-4-toys-and-lego/

I’ve noticed over the years that the good old-fashioned chemistry set is tough to come by these days. But MEL Chemistry makes it a reality again with their Chemistry Set subscription boxes.
NY1 News

It Ain't Rocket Science, Episode 42

http://www.connectamillionminds.com/campaigns/itaintrocketscience/episode/42

MEL Chemistry will send you everything you need to turn your home into a laboratory.
The Old Schoolhouse Magazine

Product review: MEL Chemistry

http://www.theoldschoolhouse.com/product-reviews/?rid=5650

I am thrilled with this program. Thrilled.
The Huffington Post

How Technology Has Made Our Kids Smarter Than Ever

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/aj-agrawal/how-technology-has-made-o_b_10577380.html

MEL Science has seen a huge amount of uptake in their chemistry sets because everything is about grabbing the attentions of young people and keeping them engaged.
Gartner

Cool Vendors in Education, 2016

https://www.gartner.com/doc/3284619/cool-vendors-education-

Greatly improves the understanding of chemistry
Tech.co

Get Science Delivered to Your Door with MEL Chemistry

http://tech.co/get-science-delivered-door-mel-chemistry-2016-06

Put you or your kid on the path to a Nobel award
Know Techie

Get science delivered directly to your door with MEL Chemistry

http://knowtechie.com/get-science-delivered-directly-door-mel-chemistry/

Spark an interest in science in a way text books and lectures can never do
TechCrunch

MEL Science raises $2.5 million to put a VR twist on chemistry sets

https://techcrunch.com/2016/10/12/mel-science-raises-2-5-million-to-put-a-vr-twist-on-chemistry-sets/

A high-tech twist on the old chemistry sets
The Wall Street Journal

MEL Science Chalks Up $2.5M To Bring Virtual Reality to Education

http://www.wsj.com/articles/mel-science-chalks-up-2-5m-to-bring-virtual-reality-to-education-1476271802

MEL Science is to bring virtual reality to education
Tech.co

MEL Science Raises $2.5 Million Series A to Make Learning Fun

http://tech.co/mel-science-funding-learning-fun-2016-10

MEL Science is the first to incorporate VR and AR into a single lesson
EdSurge

MEL Science Raises $2.5 Million to Make Lab Experiments a (Virtual) Reality

https://www.edsurge.com/news/2016-10-14-mel-science-raises-2-5-million-to-make-lab-experiments-a-virtual-reality

What the Museum at CHF should soon add to its collection are the MEL Science chemistry sets that feature virtual reality technology
Upload VR

MEL Science Bolsters Their VR/AR Learning Tool With $2.5 Million

https://uploadvr.com/mel-science-investment/

Taking education to the next level
Know Techie

The subscription science company, MEL Science, secures funding

http://knowtechie.com/the-subscription-science-company-mel-science-secures-funding/

Science experiments in a never before seen light
Appolicious

MEL Chemistry – Perhaps the coolest present to your kids

http://androidapps.com/mel-chemistry-perhaps-the-coolest-present-to-your-kids/

Perhaps the coolest present to your kids