Solar Walk v3.0 (Mac OSX) | 809 MB
Solar Walk is a 3D Solar System model that enables you to navigate through space and time, observe all the planets in close-up, learn their trajectories, inner structure, history of their exploration, points of interest and more. Use 3D mode to get a more realistic experience! And zoom out to view and spin the entire Galaxy!
Solar Walk for Mac is a full-featured 3D solar system model that allows you to move between stars and planets with your mouse, zoom into check on the planets' details and read accurate descriptions about them. You can zoom out to view the entire galaxy (well, at least through what's known of this galaxy), see a planet's inner structure and learn about its history of exploration. - Federico Viticci, MacStories
* GALAXY view - absolutely magical zoom out to view the whole galaxy option.
* SATELLITES - real-time trajectories of the most interesting artificial Earth's satellites
* LOCATIONS - the biggest cities of the Earth, as well as sights of the Moon, Mars and Venus.
* MOVIES - explain basic physical phenomena
* 3D SOLAR SYSTEM model
* INFO about all planets: general info, its name, its mass, radius, distance to the sun, internal structure with the picture and science missions.
* TIME MACHINE - slide the time scale and the sky will start moving accordingly. Tap year, month and time and change them depending on what you want to see, the display will adapt accordingly to show you how planets were aligned at that time.
Requirements: OSX 10.7 or Later