Microsoft’s WorldWide Telescope – The Universe At Your Fingertips

by admin May 13, 2008 at 12:23 pm

Microsoft wants to bring students and astronomy enthusiasts a little closer to the secrets of the universe, by launching a beta version of a free software application, called WorldWide Telescope, a Web tool that brings together high-resolution images from ground and space-based observatories all over the world and makes science easy and fun.

The new application, which is available for download at, combines software and Web 2.0 services created with Microsoft’s Virtual Experience Engine, offering endless and incredible possibilities of exploring space like never before.

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