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Capturing just what makes science and space so exciting, Space Place Prime is a great bite-sized, extensive selection of knowledge.
What's New- Added support for the iPhone including the iPhone 5
- Added a "Stream View" - A new way to organize Space Place Prime's content!
- Improved social sharing features (requires iOS 5)
App DescriptionSpace Place Prime is a content presentation app that gathers some of the best and most recent offerings from NASA. A spinoff of NASAâ€™s popular kidsâ€™ Space Place website (spaceplace.nasa.gov or science.nasa.gov/kids), Space Place Prime has intergenerational appeal. It taps timely educational and easy-to-read articles from the website, as well as daily updates of NASA space and Earth-from-space images and the latest informative videos.
The interface is a slidable, looping grid of images, one for each feature, with icons indicating whether they represent an image, a video, or an article. Alternatively, a list mode and a carousel mode present images, videos, and articles sorted separately. Content is updated daily, retaining the previous few days-worth of features. Favorites can be tagged for permanent archive.
Facebook, twitter, and e-mail connections make any feature easy to share.
November 21, 2012 New version 1.2
August 10, 2012 New version 1.1
July 24, 2012 Initial Release