Latest Toy Stories

2012-09-19 23:00:10

Officially-Licensed Building Toys by K´NEX Include the Increasingly Popular Space Theme Hatfield, PA (PRWEB) September 19, 2012 K'NEX, the only US construction toy company focused on Building Worlds Kids Love, is pleased to introduce, 5 officially licensed building sets inspired by Angry Birds, the #1 paid app of all time, available exclusively at Toys “R” Us! Young Angry Birds fans will soon be able to build and play with characters from their favorite app including Super...

Gel Balls Are Dangerous For Young Children
2012-09-18 07:36:25

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Following a procedure to remove a large gel ball from the inside of the intestines of a baby girl, a group of surgeons in Texas are recommending that parents pay more attention to the toys they give to their children during playtime. The doctors wrote about Water Balz, a set of colored balls by DuneCraft Inc., in a study that was recently published in the journal Pediatrics. They explained how the balls can grow from small to...

Latest Toy Reference Libraries

2010-10-11 19:48:16

The slinky consists of a helical spring that stretches and can bounce up and down. The spring can travel down stairs as it stretches and re-forms itself with the aid of gravity and momentum. Invented by Richard James in 1940's the slinky was demonstrated at Gimbels department store in 1945. The store sold its entire inventory of 400 units in ninety minutes. James Industries was formed to manufacture the slinky. It was until 1998 that the James family cashed in by selling the company to...

More Articles (1 articles) »
Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).