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If you’re looking to get a reaction from the chemistry nerd in your life, we’ve got you covered. There’s no need to have an understanding of chemistry to pick the perfect gift for your chemist, any of the gifts on our list are right in their element!
So What Gift Do You Buy Fans of Chemistry?
The 60 Best Gift Ideas for Fans of Chemistry!
Lab Shot Glasses
For the chemistry nerd that likes to dabble in mixology, or just celebrate a scientific achievement these Lab Shot Glasses are the perfect nerdy drinkware.
If they like to grab a pint after a long day at school or in the lab this Beer Chemistry Pint Glass is the perfect gift. Cheers to all the molecules that combine to make their perfect brew with this set of glasses.
Hand Drawn Style Chemistry Notes Decorative Pillow Cover
Decorate their home or office with the thing they love most – chemistry. The Hand Drawn Style Chemistry Notes Decorative Pillow Cover is a subtle way to add a bit of their nerdy interest to their home or office.
Chemistry puns can be appreciated by just about everyone and this Noble Gases Mug definitely deserves the laughs it’s sure to bring the chemistry nerd in your life and their friends, family or co-workers. This mug features the noble gases periodic elements dressed in noble garb. What better way to start your day than with a good laugh?
Fun Chemistry Fact: If you pour a handful of salt into a glass of water the overall volume will actually decrease.
Chemistry Terrarium Kit
This super cute Chemistry Terrarium Kit let’s the science nerd in your life create their very own terrarium. A fun activity that’ll leave them with a beautiful piece of décor for their desk or living space.
For the music fan that also loves chemistry this Freddie Mercury tee is a hilarious play on words. The element mercury dressed as the iconic lead singer of Queen, this shirt is sure to be a new favorite.
This Photographic Card Deck of the Elements features stunning photographs of all 118 elements on the periodic table, complete with facts and information for each element. A beautiful way to learn or brush up on your elements.
They’ll always be able to keep track of their keys to their lab with this custom periodic table element name keychain. Spell out their name with elements from the periodic table – a gift that any chemistry nerd is sure to love.
Complete their chemistry-themed bar set with this beer elements wall-mounted magnetic bottle opener. Crack open a cold one and pour it in one of your chemistry-themed bar glasses for the perfect weekend drink.
Fun Chemistry Fact: Diamond and graphite are made entirely of carbon.
Periodic Table Chemistry Necktie
Add a touch of your nerdy personality to your fancy-dress with a Periodic Table Chemistry Necktie. Whether you’re heading to a conference, wedding or formal event you can garner a reaction with this formal wear accessory.
Dive deep in to the science behind your favorite dishes in The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science. Chemistry fans will love learning about the interactions between your foods’ molecules, heat and energy to create the best home cooked meals ever!
This Peace, Love, Happiness Molecule Art Set is a stunning and simple set of wall art that will look great in any chemistry fan’s home or office. Featuring the molecules for dopamine, oxytocin and serotonin – the chemicals responsible for peace, love and happiness.
The perfect art print for organic chemists – this Organic Chemistry print features notes and sketches that are sure to remind any chemistry fan of their own studies or work. This print would look great in any office space or lab.
Tired of being asked to explain the field you work in? This Chemistry Definition Print will do it for you! Just display it in your office or home and educate all your guests on exactly what it is you do for a living.
Great for taping up all your notes when you’re trying to work out a problem, or dressing up a card or envelope to send to a friend the periodic table washii tape is a versatile bit of stationary that any chemistry fan will love.
Like to have a dedicated set of pencils for all your chemistry notes? Maybe your pencils always go missing at the lab? There will be no mistaking whose pencils these are or what they’re for with these fun Chemistry Pencils.
Fun Chemistry Fact: The only letter that doesn’t appear on the periodic table is J.
Caffeine Beaker Mug
Sometimes you just need more than a mug of coffee, maybe something like a beaker? This Caffeine Beaker Mug is perfect for the chemist in your life – just don’t let them take it to the lab, things could get a bit confusing.
Teach your kids or students the basics of organic chemistry and molecular modelling with this Organic Chemistry Kit. A fun hands on way to help your kids visual the compounds and structures they’re learning!
The highly addictive and popular card game – Fluxx gets a Chemistry twist. Combine and match elements to create the proper chemical reaction. Any chemistry fan will love adding this to the rotation for game night!
Combine subatomic particles in this fun and educational game for physics and chemistry fans! A great way to turn family game night into a fun science lesson or just use your knowledge to defeat your opponents. Subatomic is a a great addition to any chemistry fans game collection.
Grow your very own crystals with this Crystal Growing Experimental Kit. What better way to engage with chemistry than by watching these fun and beautiful crystals grow right before your eyes! If they weren’t a chemistry fan before, they’re sure to be one now!
Whether they’re a teacher, work in a lab, student or just general science fan; if you’re looking to buy a gift for a chemistry lover in your life, you can’t wrong with any of the AU-some gifts on our list.
Stacey is a content writer and blogger, who was raised on all things Marvel and Sci-Fi. She's a lover of comics, coffee and cute animals and does a killer Captain Marvel cosplay (if she does say so herself).