AN INTERACTIVE YOURNEY INTO SPACE WITH GOOGLE CHROME'S 100,000 STARS

by Miryam Muller in , ,


http://youtu.be/TU6RAjABX40 Google Chrome’s recently launched project called “One Hundred Thousand Stars” will definitely make allot of astronomers and star-watchers happy.

Basically the OHTS interactive application is a huge space map including the locations of more than 100,000 stars. The app has a large variety of cool features that allow you too zoom in from the Sun all the way over to the Milky Way. This mapped galaxy is both incredibly huge yet easy to navigate, making it a perfectly educative leisure time activity.

Preview One Hundred Thousand Stars above and take a map tour by clicking here.

By the way, the music behind One Hundred Thousand Stars is by Sam Hulick, whose music gamers may recognize  from Mass Effect.

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