Space Crafts
Who doesn't love an opportunity to get you the glow in the dark paints? Use our space crafts in your classroom or homeschool as you teach children about the different heavenly bodies, and remind them how beautiful God's creations are! Children can make a shiny sun, ringed planet, constellations, spiral galaxy and a Jupiter mosaic.
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Celestial Photos: Hubble Space Telescope's Latest Cosmic Views
See amazing photos from the Hubble Space Telescope, NASA's iconic observatory in space.
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Solar System, Solar System Information, Facts, News, Photos -- National Geographic
From our small world we have gazed upon the cosmic ocean for thousands of years. Ancient astronomers observed points of light that appeared to move among the stars. They called these objects "planets," meaning wanderers, and named them after Roman deities-Jupiter, king of the gods; Mars, the god of war; Mercury, messenger of the gods; Venus, the goddes of love and beauty, and Saturn, father of Jupiter and god of agriculture.
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National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NASA.gov brings you the latest news, images and videos from America's space agency, pioneering the future in space exploration, scientific discovery and aeronautics research.
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Planets For Kids - Solar System Facts and Astronomy
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The Solar System - Astronomy For Kids - KidsAstronomy.com
Our solar neighborhood is an exciting place. The Solar System is full of planets, moons, asteroids, comets, minor planets, and many other exciting objects. Learn about Io, the explosive moon that orbits the planet Jupiter, or explore the gigantic canyons and deserts on Mars.
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Kids Crafts: Solar System - Red Ted Art's Blog
Welcome back to this week's Kids Crafts - our very own paper mache Solar System - ok, so it is "only" the sun, the earth and the moon, but it is a start and something to add to over time. We actually made it , mainly because the lovely people from Cubbykit sent it to ...
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Solar System Model Craft - EnchantedLearning.com
Advertisement. EnchantedLearning.com is a user-supported site. As a bonus, site members have access to a banner-ad-free version of the site, with print-friendly pages. Click here to learn more. (Already a member? Click here.)
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Top 100 Images
This NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image of the cluster Westerlund 2 and its surroundings has been released to celebrate Hubble's 25th year in orbit and a quarter of a century of new discoveries, stunning images and outstanding science.
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Solar System Craft Projects
Whether your child is studying the planets or just has an interest in the bigger universe out there, solar system projects are an excellent way to have fun and learn something new at the same time. Craft projects can help kids learn about outer space in a fun way that is hands-on.
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Spectacular Photos From The Revamped Hubble Telescope
The Hubble Space Telescope is taking spectacular new images after its last ever overhaul by astronauts in May 2009.
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Space Crafts for Kids
These Space Crafts for Kids are out of this world! Great projects for the space enthusiast, or for a space theme day at school! Make sure you check back with us frequently, we're always adding new craft ideas! Make sure you check out our Free Space Printables from our Sister Site busybeekidsprintables!
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The Nine Planets Solar System Tour
The Sun is by far the largest object in the solar system. It contains more than 99.8% of the total mass of the Solar System (Jupiter contains most of the rest). It is often said that the Sun is an "ordinary" star. That's true in the sense that there are many others similar to it.
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An Overview of the Solar System, it's alignment and pictures
The solar system consists of the Sun; the eight official planets, at least three "dwarf planets", more than 130 satellites of the planets, a large number of small bodies (the comets and asteroids), and the interplanetary medium. (There are probably also many more planetary satellites that have not yet been discovered.)
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List of gravitationally rounded objects of the Solar System - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 2006, the International Astronomical Union (IAU) defined a planet as a body in orbit around the Sun that was large enough to have achieved hydrostatic equilibrium and to have cleared the neighbourhood around its orbit.
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Solar System Art
My boys love space! They love looking up at the stars at night, they love talking about how the sun is lava hot, and they love to debate which planet is the coolest. Sometimes it's difficult for me to find a craft that I know my six-year-old and four-year-old will both like, but this week I found it!
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The Planets: Interesting Facts about the Eight Planets
A complete guide to the eight planets with facts and information on the various planets, moons and objects in our solar system and beyond.
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Solar System Planets & Dwarf Planets Information Chart
Information on the Sun, the planets and the dwarf planets in our solar system in order from the Sun. Includes the class of satellite, surface temperature, the time taken to complete an orbit of the Sun, distance from the Sun, equatorial diameter and the number of moons.
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