Is your wannabe rocket scientist female
? Get her a piece of space she can wear. The Space Store, an online shop with a bounty of space and NASA-themed gifts, has some lovely jewelry made from actual meteorites.
This sterling silver bracelet contains seven chunks of Campo de Cielo meteorite, which were found in Chaco Gulamba, Argentina, in 1576. They fell to Earth between 4,000 and 5,000 years ago, with an estimated total mass of more than 100 metric tons. $148, The Space Store