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SPACE by THIX

Take to the stars and create your own universe

It might be hard to grasp astrophysics, astronomy, and the laws of nature by simply reading about the forces that govern our universe

SPACE by THIX

by THIX
Getting started
SPACE by THIX
SPACE by THIX
$2.99 in the App Store

It might be hard to grasp astrophysics, astronomy, and the laws of nature by simply reading about the forces that govern our universe. But the app puts all those concepts at your fingertips by creating a universe.

Getting started. The universe is yours to create when starting. Select the circle on the top righthand part of the screen to see everything you can including black holes, nebulas, comets, planets, moons, and more. Before selecting, you can also learn a little bit more about each object.

Getting started
Personalize your space

Personalize your space. After creating planets, stars, and more you can even rename all of the objects.

Visit other spaces in the galaxy. And if you're ready to strike out and explore, just zoom out to see the entire galaxy. You can then select another star system actually created by other users nearby based on real geolocation information.

Visit other spaces in the galaxy

What is it about?

Users can add asteroids, nebula, comets, planets, moons, different sizes of stars, pulsars, and even black holes to their own space. All of the creations move in real time and follow the laws of astrophysics. That leads to a number of fun possibilities like placing two planets on a collision course and seeing the results when you place a black hole near a star. While adding objects, you can move and tilt their iPhone or iPad to see the universe at any angle.

For those who...

  • Are interested in astronomy and physics.
  • Want to learn more about the laws of physics by creating their own universe.

Not for those who...

  • Aren't interested in astronomy or physics.
  • Looking for an educational app for younger children.

Why we love it

Along with the beautiful music and great graphics, the app does a great job educating about the universe. It’s highly recommended for anyone who has ever wanted to learn more about space while creating their very own star system.

App Screenshots

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App Details

Version
2.0.1
Rating
(157)
Size
48Mb
Genre
Education Educational Simulation
Last updated
March 1, 2017
Release date
May 4, 2016
More info

App Store Description

* Best of 2016 – Apple *

Create your own universe. Play with the law of nature. Visit the outer worlds.

Build asteroids, nebula, comets, planets, moons, stars, pulsars and even blackholes at your fingertips. Experiment with gravity, supernova, planetary collision and so forth. Zoom in to ride comets. Zoom out to gaze at the galaxy of stars created by all users.

S C I E N C E D R I V E N
Learn Astronomy and Astrophysics for fun and creativity. All celestial bodies you create can move and interact in real-time and in accordance with the Newtonian astrophysics laws.

C E L E S T I A L T O U C H
Move planets with your fingers. Swipe to shoot a comet. Play with your own universe in an astronomical scale. SPACE puts gigantic celestial bodies under your fingertips.

C O S M I C V O Y A G E
Meditate in the indescribable beauty of space that you create, anywhere and anytime. Hold your device to view the universe in from any angle.

I N T E R S T E L L A R S P A C E
Zoom out to the Interstellar space. Explore stars created by other users around you based on real geolocation.

*geolocation service and Internet connection is required to locate your universe among others.

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