100,000 stars is an interactive website powered by Chrome, that allows you to explore the wonders of our galaxy from your desktop or phone. You can zoom in and see our own sun, or move out to the far reaches of the Milky Way where blue stars burn brightly, and it couldn't be easier to use.
Instructions: There are two ways you can enjoy this fantastic resource:
1. Take an automated tour - Use this option to be taken on a guided tour of the milky way. The tour starts at our very own sun and gradually takes you to the outer reaches of the galaxy, while teaching you some fascinating facts along the way. To take the tour:
2. Explore the Milky Way using your mouse - Use this option to explore the stars of our galaxy as you wish. To do so:
We hope you enjoy this unique opportunity to explore our galaxy!