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Below are games and apps related to Space Science…


NASA apps: https://www.nasa.gov/connect/apps.html

NASA’s Eyes on the Solar System: learn about our home planet, our solar system, the universe beyond, and the spacecraft exploring them with this downloadable application: http://eyes.jpl.nasa.gov

A Stunning Scale Model of Our Solar System, Drawn in the Desert. On a dry lakebed in Nevada, a group constructed a model by drawing circles in the desert around a 1.5 meter Sun and a marble-sized Earth. Video: http://www.theatlantic.com/video/index/417309/our-place-in-the-universe/

A tediously accurate scale model of the solar system. Scroll to explore: http://joshworth.com/dev/pixelspace/pixelspace_solarsystem.html

How big is the solar system? This video shows relative sizes of the planets and how far they really are from the Sun: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MK5E_7hOi-k

DIY Sun app: provides 13 free, easy to use, hands-on activities, plus images, videos, and much more to learn about the Sun: http://www.lawrencehallofscience.org/do_science_now/diy_sun_science

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