18 Cool space DIY projects

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  1. Earth Day Smoosh Painting

    Earth Day Smoosh Painting

    This is a neat Earth Day craft to engage your child with the world, art, and fun!

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  2. While away the days of summer.... with an Air Tent!

    While away the days of summer.... with an Air Tent!

    Take a vacation in your backyard, front yard or living room with a nifty hideaway made from two sheets and an electric fan.

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  3. 4th of July Rockets

    4th of July Rockets

    Have a fun 4th of July craft for your kids to do where they get to make a ton of really...

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  4. Video: make moon craters!

    Video: make moon craters!

    In this simple experiment, use flour and cocoa to show how moon craters are made! Watch our video to see how it works, then try...

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  5. Starry Night Constellations

    Starry Night Constellations

    View constellations on your wall or ceiling any time of day or night!

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  6. Glow in the Dark Moon and Stars Painting

    Glow in the Dark Moon and Stars Painting

    My children loved making these glow-in-the-dark paintings for their rooms, but loved turning out the lights and watching them glow even more!

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  7. Recycled Space Ship

    Recycled Space Ship

    My five-year-old is in love with creating and flying, so we decided to create a space rocket using recycled materials.

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  8. Duct Tape Sheet Solar System

    Duct Tape Sheet Solar System

    My daughter loves outer space and planets and can name each planet, so we decided to make a fun solar system out of duct tape...

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  9. Galactic Art

    Galactic Art

    A toothbrush (yes, a toothbrush!) is the secret to these imaginary galaxies. Add your own black holes, planets, rockets, or alien spaceships!

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  10. Phases of the Moon

    Phases of the Moon

    Learn about why the moon appears to change shape as it rotates around the Earth.

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  11. Folded Paper Stars

    Folded Paper Stars

    These pretty stars are simple and fun enough that you can make a ton and hang them everywhere!

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  12. Foil + Ribbon = Comet

    Foil + Ribbon = Comet

    Foil and ribbon comets are the perfect activity for reusing discarded ribbon after the holidays. If your kids are nuts about space like mine...

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  13. Map the Stars

    Map the Stars

    After finding a resource for constellations in your area (a book or website?), make a book out of these maps. ?hat an awesome way to...

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  14. Painted Star Jar

    Painted Star Jar

    Our magical star jar was first created to help ease night-time nervousness for my little ones. (We just added a battery-operated tea light and used...

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  15. Frozen Ice and Sand Comets

    Frozen Ice and Sand Comets

    We love to learn about space! When learning about what comets are really made of, we decided to make our own. This fun experiment with...

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