Space Place
Join the Launch Party

Get ready for liftoff! Journey beyond Earth with out-of-this-world facts, photos, videos, and games about all things space. Quiz yourself on interstellar travel, learn how to build your own model rocket, and much more.


Plus, learn how to help us set a Guinness World Records title: Nat Geo Kids and Toyota Highlander are creating the world’s largest toilet-paper-roll sculpture. To learn more visit the Launch Party page below, or click here.

Help set a Guinness World Record!

It's easy. Just send us empty toilet-paper-roll tubes. Learn more.

Weird But True!

Get Fun Astronomy facts.


Learn more.

Space Travel


Make Rocket Balloons!

Race your friends.

Solar System

YouTube Playlist

You Wanna Be a What?!

Cosmic Costumer - Ep. 7

Check out the latest fashion on Mars! Planetary scientist Pascal Lee crafts new gear to wear on future Martian expeditions.


Which Planet do you most want to explore?


Photo credits (banner): Mrtnmccn, Dreamstime (rocket); Freedom_Studio, Shutterstock (toilet-paper-roll tube); ecco, Shutterstock (sky background)