Free game apps! A web version of the games are also available. Almost all of the games, articles, and activities on The Space Place have something to do with a particular NASA mission.
A selection of the latest NASA Earth and space images and videos, as well as a rotating selection of Space Place articles and lots of activities and games. You will see additional places of interest on any topic you are viewing at the bottom of the page.
Space Place Prime is a content presentation app that gathers some of the best and most recent offerings from NASA. A spinoff of NASA's popular kids Space Place website (spaceplace.nasa.gov or science.nasa.gov/kids), Space Place Prime has intergenerational appeal. It taps timely educational and easy-to-read articles from the website, as well as daily updates of NASA space and Earth-from-space images and the latest informative videos.
In Satellite Insight, colored blocks falling into columns on a grid represent small pieces of data. When three or more same-colored blocks are touching, tap to select, then tap on the GOES-R satellite to store. Data blocks fall slowly at first, but speed up quickly. Each speed-up also brings a power-up tool you can use at any time to help clear the grid. But if the data piles up past the top of the grid, the game ends. Keep it going as long as you can and try to beat your best time!
The Rosetta spacecraft approaches Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. Using its thrusters, Rosetta goes into orbit around the comet nucleus. Now you, the player, get to take over the spacecraft in its mission to learn about the mysterious comet. First, you must drop a lander on the nucleus. To land it in an optimum location, your timing must Space Place for Kidsbe excellent!
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