Launched in 1998, NASA Space Place's mission is to inspire and enrich upper-elementary-aged kids' learning of space and Earth science online through fun games, hands-on activities, informative articles and engaging short videos. With material in both English and Spanish and resources for parents and teachers, NASA Space Place has something for everyone.
This site is produced for NASA's Science Mission Directorate by the NASA Space Place team at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
Responsible NASA Official: Kristen Erickson
JPL Public Engagement Manager: Alice Wessen
Program Manager: Heather Doyle
Web Development Team
Producer/Editor/Writer: Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Designer/Illustrator: Alexander Novati
Game/Web Developer: Kyle Mansfield
Social Media Specialist: Mikalina Franco
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