The NASA littleBIts Space Kit Lets Children Recreate the Mars Rover

By: Misel Saban - May 11, 2014
References: nasa.gov & mashable
If you’ve always dreamed of making an adventure to space, the newest NASA-themed littleBits Space Kit lets children and adults alike recreate with building blocks the legendary Mars rover.

This Mars rover-themed littleBites Space Kit is a straightforward, super fun and accessible activity for kids to play with and learn about the universe. The Space Kit is themed after real building experiments professional NASA engineers and scientists conduct every day at the NASA headquarters. This Mars rover kit lets users recreate a similar toy version of the real Mars rover NASA sent to explore the red planet. The toy version has the same six wheels, satellite and solar panels as the fully functional NASA Mars rover. This toy Mars rover is even able to electronically move about, just like the real thing.