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 1.1.1
- settings for summer/winter
- bug fixes
- Category: Education
- Updated: Mar 12, 2015
- Version: 1.1.1
- Size: 304 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.