SciScope app and code available for download

Earlier today the code behind the SciScope site was made available at SciScope.CodePlex.com.  This enables others to make their datasets/repositories available and allow others to discover, download and utilize their data in a simple to use website.     Also the semantic support is quite useful in finding related data. SciScope Project Description SciScope (see it live)…

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The Earth, Stars, and Planets in 3D

One of the coolest new features of the WWT Solstice Borealis Beta (released at the beginning of Jan) is the ability to see the Earth, Stars, and Planets in a stereoscopic 3D effect.  I’ve been using the Anaglyph mode (View |  {arrow} | Stereo | Anaglyph) which uses the stylish red/cyan glasses shown below to…

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Virtual Earth in full view

Now this is a way to view Virtual Earth – talk about an immersive experience.  I would like to see how WorldWide Telescope would look on this display… PDC2008 ShowOff Entry: Multi-channel Virtual Earth Multi-channel Virtual Earth Description This video shows a multi-channel version of the Virtual Earth control running on a custom curved screen…

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Deep Photo at MS Pro Photo Summit

Really neat demo by Michael Cohen (MSR) of Deep Photo at the Pro Photo Summit – uses Virtual Earth and the 3D geometric information to create haze models and clear up images…wish I had that for many of my photos. Video: Virtual Earth Demo at Microsoft Pro Photo Summit [Thanks – LiveSide] Also check out…

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DeepEarth – VE and Silverlight Deep Zoom

Just ran across he DeepEarth OpenSource community project on CodePlex – bringing SilverLight 2 Deep Zoom to Virtual Earth – it pans and zooms really smooth.  Test it out or check out the video

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