Creator: Richard Schweiger
Director: Mark Risley
Lead Writer & Producer: Allan Neuwirth
Executive Producers: Michael Matays, Charles Matays, Matthias Schmitt
Space Racers® flies young viewers straight into the thrilling world of Stardust Bay, home to The Stardust Space Academy where Eagle, Robyn, Hawk, Starling and Raven make up a super elite space-bound task force known as the Space Racers. Follow their extraordinary adventures as they soar through the Solar System, using teamwork and scientific discovery to explore the wonders of the universe and real rocket science.
With actual images from NASA missions, stunning CGI animation brings to life the richness of space and the diversity of planetary landscapes, while our young viewers learn about the power of scientific investigation and observation, the wonders of space exploration, and the importance of learning and collaboration, all with fun and engaging characters they can relate to.
In Season 2, Space Racers® explores emotional issues including bullying and growing up with physical challenges through new characters including brash transfer student Kite and young Merlin, a rocket born with one short wing, as well as featuring some of NASA’s most famous scientific explorations, including Mercury’s MESSENGER probe, the Voyager One spacecraft, and Mars rovers Curiosity, Opportunity, and Spirit.