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  • Professor Astro Cat's Solar System

Sign up to the Astro Cat Space Programme and join Professor Astro Cat and his sidekick Astro Mouse on a fact-filled mission to learn all about our solar system!

‘Professor Astro Cat’s Solar System’ is a beautifully crafted educational app which is jam-packed with animations, music and play.

5 – EXPLORE the frontiers of our solar system.

Travel the vastness of space with the tip of your finger!

A diagram of planets orbiting the sun

4 – DISCOVER planets, moons, suns, spacecraft and everything in between.

Get to the core of the matter with the ‘unzip’ feature!

A close up of the sun with various labels showing its core and other details

3 – PLAY awesome jetpack challenges.

Fuel Astro’s jetpack with your new-found knowledge!

Astro Cat zooming through space wearing a in the jetpack challenge game

2 – EARN cool medals for your collection.

Get three stars in your Jetpack challenges to win all 11!

A medal featuring the planet Venus with gold laurels

1 – BUILD a rocket as you go.

Winning medals creates rocket parts – you’ll need them all!

The building of a rocket in progress


‘Professor Astro Cat’s Solar System’ is based on the best-selling book, ‘Professor Astro Cat’s Frontiers of Space. The Professor Astro Cat concept was originally created by illustrator Ben Newman, backed up with scientific know-how provided by quantum physicist, Dr Dominic Walliman.

This app was created by Minilab Studios in partnership with our sister company, Flying Eye Books, the award-winning children’s book publisher.

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