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Solar System lets you experience the majesty of the galaxy at a level of detail rarely imagined.

Solar System

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An amazing and extraordinarily attractive resource for amateur astronomers… an out-of-this-world digital book that is as informative as it is beautiful.

There is so much to this application that I can only begin to scratch the surface on its offerings. As with The Elements the content and presentation truly make learning fun and inspiring.

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A beautifully illustrated story

Written by bestselling author Marcus Chown, Solar System contains more than 150 beautifully presented story pages richly populated with interactive scenes, 3D objects and videos.

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Spacewalk amongst the stars

Set the heavens in motion with a fully interactive 3D orrery that lets you control the orbits of the planets and their moons.

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Incredible galleries

A stunning array of astronomical photography from the outer reaches of our solar system – includes over 600 painstakingly selected images representing the very best returned by NASA, ESA and JAXA space missions. 

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Comprehensive astronomical information updated live from Wolfram|Alpha®.