I’ve gotten excited over Google’s product announcements before, but this is extremely cool stuff: Google Sky is now available as a stand-alone browser service just like Google Maps. It’s not the smoothest experience online, but it’s pretty awesome. Here’s a video on the service from Google’s channel on YouTube:
It’s not as if you’re going to travel to galaxy M31 anytime soon, but this is still pretty damn cool. Astronomy fans like me can’t help but absolutely love it.
Much thanks to Techcrunch for the link.