Space Activities


Some of the interactive sactivities below can be performed using either CGI or JavaScript versions. You should select which one is best for you depending on the capabilities of your browser software.

Problems In Space

JavaScript 1.1 Version

You've crashed on the Moon... What are you going to need to do to survive and get rescued?

All Things Logical

You're at a scientific convention and seating is important... Where do you sit?

Draw A Space Shuttle

Make your own Space Shuttle... We'll show you how!

Time After Time

CGI Version JavaScript 1.1 Version

Your mission is to create a timeline by placing astronomical events in chronological order.

Blast Off Boutique

CGI Version JavaScript 1.1 Version

Match a description with the correct part of the Space Shuttle EMU.

There's No Space Like Home

CGI Version JavaScript 1.1 Version

These space pioneers are depending on your map skills to get them safely back home.


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StarChild Authors: The StarChild Team
StarChild Graphics & Music: Acknowledgments
StarChild Project Leader: Dr. Laura A. Whitlock
Curator: J.D. Myers
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