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SkyServer Galaxy Explorer

Author: Tamas Szalay
Date: Last updated September 2007

This tool enables an interactive, video game-like fly through of the 3D galaxy distribution in the Sloan Digital Sky Survey. This tool runs under Windows, requires DirectX8.0 or higher, and a graphics card supporting 3D. (Note: Windows XP and later have DirectX installed by default, so you should only need to download DirectX if you have an older Wiindows OS)

Download GalaxyExplorer V3 (comes with installer)  gex3.msi [7.2 MB]
Download GalaxyExplorer V2 [1.8 MB]
Download DirectX8.1