You might not be familiar with Michael Stevens, but there’s a good chance you’ve heard about Adam Savage from the TV show Mythbusters. Both guys are known for their enthusiastic approach to demonstrating scientific concepts and the two work as a duo on the podcast Brain Candy, which will be heading off on an American tour this Spring.
Besides Brain Candy, Michael has a very popular youtube channel called Vsauce. In this episode, he and Adam Savage conduct a mini tour of Michael’s office desk. It is brimming with awesome desktop toys and excellent learning tools that will get kids and adults alike excited about science.
In this post I’ve listed every item discussed in the Vsauce video, and provided links to where you can get your own version of Michael’s desktop trinkets. So let’s get to it!
Brain Candy is the name of Michael and Adam’s podcast but it also describes these desktop toys perfectly! So we’ll just call them that! Each desktop toy will have a timestamp next to its name. That way you can go to the exact spot in the video to see Michael and Adam discuss it!
And there you have it! That was quite a show and tell! A ton of great Brain Candy desktop toys you can own and fiddle with yourself! Oh yeah, and don’t forget to check out VSauce! So many awesome videos to learn from!