Star Walk™ Kids - Explore Space & Planets
By Vito Technology Inc.
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Is space a ginormous and confusing mess of everything? A little bit, yes. Navigate through wonders of the night sky with Star Walk Kids and find out all there is to know about planets, stars, and constellations in a child friendly way.
As you hold your phone up and point it towards the sky, Star Walk Kids follows your motions using the built-in gyroscope to match the map on your screen to the stars seen from your location. Cartoon-style interface and friendly voice of the narrator effortlessly guide you through the night sky.
LEARN all about the solar system: watch short films about planets and the Sun, listen to the most interesting facts and become a space buff!
NAVIGATE across the sky: just lift up your phone and you will learn what constellations are above you at the moment!
WATCH funny animations that explain how everything works
LISTEN to interesting details
HAVE FUN TOGETHER
BE SAFE: no ads or in-app purchases
“A must-have for kids curious about all that surrounds our planet.” - TUAW
“Extremely well-crafted astronomy tool” - The iPhone Mom
“Provides children with an innovative educational tool for exploring the stars — while offering parents peace of mind.” - AppAdvice
“This app uses cartoon-like graphics to make understanding the night sky easier” - The New York Times
- Does not contain 3rd party ads.
- Does not contain in-app purchases.
- Does not contain integration with social networks.
- Uses restricted 3rd party analytics compliant with Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, does not collect any personal information.
- Uses your location locally in the app to match the map to the sky above you.
What's New in Version 1.1.2
perfect tool for anybody interested in the sky's wonders,not even kids
Perfect tool for anybody interested in the sky's wonders, not even kids. The app does not only include a live, zoomable sky map telling my kids what sky object they are looking at but provides them with loads of detailed extra information on stars, planets, deep sky objects, comets, asteroids, lunar and solar eclipses as well as detailed ephemeris of all included sky objects and an interactive top-down view of the Solar System. All that in just one app! I don't need to be an astronomer to find stars or constellations in the sky, just open Star Walk™ Kids - Explore Space and let it guide my kids to their location and identify them. A beautiful and intuitive stargazing app.
Star Walk ™ Kids is a stargazing app useful for exploring the mysteries of the universe!
Star Walk ™ Kids is an application which allows iOS device users can learn to explore the stars, the planets orbiting the earth and more simply by directing a smartphone or computer his table just about any direction you want the night sky. The application interface friendly to children. It makes children curious about everything around our planet and provide them with an innovative educational tool to explore the stars. I joined my kids explore the sky with your application. Rated five stars for your application.
This is what i love to offer my kid
I'm so proud and happy to have my kid play while learning about our constellation system. Beautifully designed app with incredible features. It does offer so much information, learning and joy to my son. The introduction is just wonderful and engaging. The campus gives you the ability to view in real time the positioning of planets and constellations. It does have a time machine too, to forward and see where everything moves. Sincerely, a Great app.
- Category: Education
- Updated: Apr 11, 2015
- Version: 1.1.2
- Size: 301 MB
- Languages: English, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
- Seller: Vito Technology Inc.
- © Vito Technology, Inc.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6 Plus.