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100,000 Stars

Thu Nov 15, 2012 4:32 pm

Have some time to kill? Explore 100,000 stars:

http://workshop.chromeexperiments.com/stars/

Very interesting but works best with Google Chrome. Firefox didn't really do it.
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RE: 100,000 Stars

Thu Nov 15, 2012 5:31 pm

Very cool! I spent a half an hour playing with this. It's really mind blowing when you zero-in on the sun and then pull back to get a perspective of the distances involved.
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