Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

Stellarium, Celestia 3D - for Astronomy Enthusiasts

Filed under
Software

Stellarium and Celestia 3D are two incredibly good applications for aspiring star gazers. Stellarium renders 3D photo-realistic skies in real-time while Celestia 3D is an awesome 3D astronomy program that allows users to display objects ranging in scale from artificial satellites to entire galaxies in 3D.

Celestia 3D - Explore Universe Using Celestia Space Simulation Application

Celestia is a free 3D astronomy program. Based on the Hipparcos Catalogue, it allows users to display objects ranging in scale from artificial satellites to entire galaxies in three dimensions. Unlike most planetarium software, the user is free to travel about the Universe.

More here




More in Tux Machines

Mesa 10.4 Tentatively Planned For Early December

Emil Velikov, the new Mesa release manager, has issued a straw-man proposal to release Mesa 10.4 in early December. In sticking to the three month release cadence of Mesa, Emil is proposing the Mesa 10.4 feature freeze and release candidate for 14 November with new release candidates to come weekly until the official release. Emil is tentatively thinking about the Mesa 10.4 release for 5 December. Read more

today's howtos

Leftovers: Gaming

Leftovers: Software