The first man made object sent into space was in 1957 when the Russian satellite named Sputnik was launched. Since then I think it’s fair to say that kids have been fascinated with space and what might be beyond our own planet.
Help them stimulate their imagination with a Space Wall Decal so they can stare into space from their very own beds!
I’m sure they’ll be able to tell you that an asteroid impact caused the extinction of the dinosaurs around 65 million years ago, but do they know that the only planet that rotates on its side like a barrel is Uranus or that the only planet that spins backwards relative to the others is Venus?
Space is full of amazing facts, help your kids get interested in what may be out there and you may find them looking up these fun and interesting facts all on their own! See some of our new designs below…