The universe might be big and wonderful and scary, but that doesn't mean we can't understand it.
Try it online: http://workshop.chromeexperiments.com/stars 100,000 Stars is an interactive visualization of the stellar neighborhood created for the Google Chrome web browser. It shows the location of 119,617 nearby stars derived from multiple sourc...
The wiki is the place where stellarium users maintain all the knowledge about the program, and where you can contribute as well.
A different astronomy and space science related image is featured each day, along with a brief explanation.
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Interactive Sky Map - WIKISKY.ORG
At $1.5 billion, Hubble has been showing us views of space that we couldn't replicate with the dorkiest of fantasy geek minds.