Commit 494e028d authored by langurmonkey's avatar langurmonkey

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(`ZAH <>`__, `Universität
Heidelberg <>`__).
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* Official site: `GaiaSky@ARI <>`__
* Product page: `Gaia Sky <>`__
* Documentation: `You are in it! <>`__
Main features
- **Free and open source** -- The application is free and open source and will stay this way. You can even contribute to the development or the translations.
- **From Gaia to the cosmos** -- Move freely through the cosmos and descend to the surface of any Planet or do a close-up inspection of Gaia. All movement and transitions are seamless!
- **Gaia** - Observe Gaia in its orbit and discover its movement in the sky and its attitude.
- **3D ready** -- With 4 stereoscopic modes: Anaglyphic (red-cyan), VR headset, 3DTV, cross-eye.
- **Planetarium projection mode** -- Ready to produce videos for full dome systems.
- **360 mode** -- Ready to produce 360 videos.
- **Use your own data** -- Comes with ``HYG`` and ``TGAS``. Supports ``VOTable``, ``FITS``, ``CSV`` and all formats accepted by ``STIL``.
- **Navigate the galaxy** -- Support for controllers and gamepads makes navigating the Galaxy a piece of cake.
- **Spacecraft mode** -- Jump aboard a spacecraft to navigate the skies!
- **Record and play your camera paths** -- Ready to record and play camera paths off-the-shelf.
- **Scriptable and extensible** -- Use Python to script and extend the capabilities of Gaia Sky.
- **Internationalised** -- Translated so far to English, German, Spanish and Catalan.
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