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Full name in English：National Astronomical Data Center
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Education and public outreach resources related to astronomical data
The abundant astronomical data resources are not only the basis of scientific research, but also a treasure for education and public outreach.
WorldWide Telescope (WWT)
Collects the massive astronomical observation data of large observatories and detectors around the world, the WorldWide Telescope (WWT) is a visualization platform for astronomical data. As a virtual telescope, WWT allows user to browse the images of the Earth, the planets, the solar system and the outer space, to wonder on mars with mars rovers, to enjoy the beauty of galaxies and stars through the Hubble Space Telescope, to find treasures among brilliant stars in the sky presented by the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS), to tell ancient myths and legends with tours function…
Materials about WorldWide Telescope
WWT Planetarium Material
Popular Supernova Project (PSP)
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