Outer space is an awesome wonderland of imagination for a kid (and adults, too!). The vast distance between the planets; the idea of a black hole sucking up light; and the sun being a giant nuclear explosion in the sky are all fascinating to a kid. And it should be! It’s an amazing universe and there’s so much more to learn! If you have little ones who loves astronomy or aliens or anything about the night sky, they’re going to love these 80 awesome outer space crafts.
For a little extra fun, here are some AMAZING facts about outer space that we found on Funology:
- If you were to place the planet Saturn in a big enough bowl of water, it would float!
- Scientists believe that diamond rains occur on Neptune and Uranus. The heart of these planets may be a layer of diamonds hundreds of miles thick.
- Jupiter’s giant red spot is like a tornado and it is 3 times bigger than the earth.
- Jupiter is a planet made entirely of gases.
- Saturn’s moon, Titan, actually has many geysers spewing out of its south poles. Scientists have said that the geysers are very similar to the ones here on earth.
Have you seen our Cosmic UFO? The Cosmic UFO is one of our coolest products ever! This cute little spacecraft does double duty with fun functions for play time and calming ones for bedtime. When it’s time to play, the UFO has 3 exciting light sequences and a motion sensor that triggers “flying” sounds. When bedtime beckons, your little space traveler can relax with one of two soothing sounds, while the UFO projects a mesmerizing, multicolored Northern Lights effect. Your child will go from play to sleep at light speed! Sign up for our Cloud b Club and you’ll get 10% off your first order.