Taking imagination and science to new heights
In Netflix’s animated adventure Over the Moon, a bright girl named Fei Fei uses her creativity and science smarts to build a rocket to the moon. Now, you can learn how to create a character like Fei Fei—and solve complex problems like her, too—with a drawing tutorial from director Glen Keane and STEM lessons from Microsoft.
Creating characters with Glen Keane
For Glen Keane, creating fantastical new worlds through his art has been a lifelong passion. Now, he’s sharing that spirit of creativity with students from around the globe. Find out how Glen imagined and animated the world of Over the Moon—and learn from a master as he guides you through creating characters of your own, too.
Ready, set, sketch
Download these drawing guides to get started
Giving voice to girls’ STEM aspirations
The stars behind the characters in Over the Moon share what inspires them about the film, STEM, and the power of dreams to change the world.
Inspired by her character Fei Fei, Cathy Ang hopes girls around the world can discover their curiosity and passion with STEM.
As the voice of Chang’e, Phillipa Soo wants young people to find the community that inspires them to shoot for the moon.
Ken Jeong isn’t just the voice of Gobi—he’s also a doctor. Find out why he thinks STEM is so important for building a better world.
Take off with STEM
Over the Moon is an adventure about a girl named Fei Fei who’s struggling to make sense of love, life, and the legends she heard as a child. She uses her STEM skills and sheer determination to build a rocket and search for answers beyond the moon.
Check out the special 3-part mini-series of Learn with Dr. G to find out how STEM inspires Dr. G and dive into these lessons she developed for Microsoft Learn to help you shoot for the moon—just like Fei Fei.
Prepare for moon missions
Like Fei Fei, use data to plan your own mission to the moon. Ensure your rocket can get you there—and bring you and your moon rocks safely back to Earth.Start this lesson
Predict meteor showers
Learn how to use concepts from machine learning to predict the occurrence of meteor showers, aka moon goddess tears.Start this lesson
Find Bungee on the moon
Repurposing the camera on the Lunar Rover, search the moon’s surface for Fei Fei’s buddy Bungee before it’s time to head home to Earth.Start this lesson