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••• Selected New & Noteworthy in Education by Apple - April 2013 •••

To us here on Earth, the Sun is hugely important. Without it, our world would be a frozen rock wandering in space. Learn all about how the Sun gives us food, energy, seasons, weather, calendars, flowers, light, air, and some really wicked sunburns!

In this app you'll learn about:
• Different Size Stars in our Galaxy
• How a Star is Born
• The Sun's Core
• Solstice vs. Equinox
• A "Spacial" Relationship
• Sun Worshipers
• A Sunny Future?

Features include:
• Interactive 3-D models
• High-definition video and audio
• Hi-res photographs, cartoons, and animations
• Easy-to-read, accessible writing
• Quizzes, puzzles, and other fun games
• Plus…optimized for the iPad Retina display

KIDS DISCOVER has been creating award-winning content for kids for over 20 years. KIDS DISCOVER apps are always AD-FREE.

Other great apps from KIDS DISCOVER include:

• Ancient Egypt
• Ancient Greece
• Antarctica
• Cells
• Civil War
• Constitution
• Ecology
• Extreme Weather
• Galaxies (FREE)
• Geography
• Matter
• Simple Machines
• Space
• Washington, D.C.
• And More!

To learn more about us and our mission to inspire kids, feed their natural curiosity, and instill a love of reading and learning, please visit us at www.kidsdiscover.com.

What’s New

Version 3.0

Updated for new iOS and new devices.

Ratings and Reviews

4.5 out of 5
2 Ratings

2 Ratings

tgd85 ,

Great interactive experience

My two kids haven't put this down since I bought it on our family iPad. I'm impressed with the content, but it's the user interface that keeps them engaged. Very interactive.

I'd much rather see my kids using educational apps like this instead of Angry Birds, or some other pointless game.

Looking forward to more topics from Kids Discover in future apps.

altautah ,

I wish I had this app when I was a kid

Okay, so I'm 28, and my friend told me to check out this app. All I can say is wow... I really wish I had these kind of learning materials when I was a kid. It's a truly rich was to learn something new. (I can't lie, I'm a space buff and I even learned a couple new things). I highly suggest this to parents to buy this for their kids.

Love to learn. ,

A sunny day

Interacting with this app makes learning fun for kids and adults. What fun seeing As the World Turns, or what learn about sunbursts not to mention how solar energy is used today. If you want a fun, colorful and a can't wait to swipe to the next page experience, then this app is a must have!


347.6 MB

Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPad.



Age Rating


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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