Space for Kids
View a map of the Earth showing the actual day and night regions at this moment. You can also view it as currently seen from the Sun, Moon, orbiting satellite, or from above a variety of cities.
If you’d like to see how astronauts see the earth, this is the place to go. You might even be able to see how your own city looks from space!
There’s a lot of space out there, and a lot of information about it at this web site. Features 3 different learning levels plus a kids section with games and activities.
Did you know that a person who weighs 120 pounds on earth, would weigh just 8 pounds on Pluto? Enter your weight at this site and you’ll be able to see how much you would weigh on 16 other planets, moons, and even stars.