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Friday, February 2

Astronomy Software Links

Following Bill's excellent presentation on Astronomy Software at our January CAS Meeting, here are links to some of the software demonstrated;

Stellarium [Planetarium] - http://www.stellarium.org

WinStars2 [Planetarium and simulator] - http://www.winstars.net

Astronomy Lab [Ephemeris] - http://www.personalmicrocosms.com/Pages/ss_alw32.aspx

Celestia [space simulator] - http://www.shatters.net/celestia/

NASA World Wind [Planet models] - http://worldwind.arc.nasa.gov/

SkyGlobe [DOS based planetarium] - http://www.sidewalkastronomy.com/skyglobe.html

As Bill mentioned all are available for free download.

Chris.

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