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Experience the Milky Way via 46 billion pixels

  1. Oct 24, 2015 #1

    jedishrfu

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  3. Oct 24, 2015 #2

    Borg

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    It would be nice if it was searchable but it's still very impressive.
     
  4. Oct 24, 2015 #3

    jedishrfu

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    That comes next when we need to navigate with warp driven ships.
     
  5. Oct 27, 2015 #4

    jedishrfu

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    Some related work is shown in this documentary:



    It looks like there may be an iPad app for it too although I don't know its name. (shown at around 6:30 into the video)

    EDIT: I found the app:

    http://www.skysurvey.org/story/
     
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