We've created the Lab to discuss new Features, give you Insights into our Development and to share new Ideas and Inspiration.
Current Project

Star Explorer, Exoplanets, Spacecrafts

Estimated release: February 2019

After completing the Solar Engine, we're ready to add more objects to the Solar System Scope cosmos. And we will of course start with your most popular ideas according to the Space Lab :) so.. Thank you very much for voting!

Actual screenshots:

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If you want to see here your own idea, send it us!

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More Objects and Descriptions
Advanced Features
New Views, Models and Simulations
Web Site Ideas Other Ideas

Thank you!

Thanks to these people, who shared their ideas with us, Solar System Scope has already got new features:
Marcuscontributed Galaxy Map Idea
Karl Vuletacontributed Distance Calculator Idea
Patrick, Adam and Errantecontributed Advanced View + Show Objects Idea
Charles and Billcontributed Spacepedia Idea
Marcuscontributed Stellar Neighborhood Idea
Brother Gabriel-Mariecontributed Asteroid and Kuiper Belt Idea
Completed
Messier Objects
2018 December
App Release
You can now search for all Messier Objects and also find interesting information, facts and a small image for each object.
Night Sky
2018 December
App Release
Added Night Sky terrain and option to set Schematic sizes also in the Night Sky View.
Milky Way Galaxy
1946
2018 December
App Release
After zooming out you can now find the Milky Way galaxy - image credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech/ESO/R
Our thanks goes to Marcus who contributed this idea!
New Search Objects
1946
2018 December
App Release
We've added ISS, Hubble Space Telescope, Voyager1 & 2 to the Search List
Distance Meter
2148
2018 December
App Release
New Distance Meter placed on the Floor Grid allows you to better comprehend the vast distances in space.
Our thanks goes to Karl Vuleta who contributed this idea!
Improved Options
1564
2018 December
App Release
We've improved and added more options to tune current view.
Our thanks goes to Patrick, Adam and Errante who contributed this idea!
Fluent Movement System
1564
2018 December
App Release
New visualization system allows fluent movement through cosmos.
Manual Search
1564
2018 December
App Release
Now you can quickly find any celestial object just by writing down a few letters of its name.
Astronomy Places
2018 June
Web Release
Find Planetariums and more astronomy-related Places near your Location.
click to open link
Paper Planets
2018 March
Web Release
Download, Print and Assemble your own Paper Planet :)
click to open link
Skydiary
2018 March
Web Release
Check out new content and clean layout in our SkyDiary page.
click to open link
Spacepedia
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2018 February
Web Release
Spacepedia describes the basics Cosmic terms, explains the creation of the Universe and our Solar System. Although Spacepedia is complete, we will of course keep adding new articles :)
Our thanks goes to Charles and Bill who contributed this idea!
click to open link
Online Models
2018 January
Web Release
Our older online apps are functional again: DayLight map, SunMoon, Transit of Venus, Siding Spring, Rosetta mission, ISON and both old version of Solar System Scope.
click to open link
Manual Search
2017 December
App Release
Now you can quickly find any celestial objects just by writing down a few letters of its name - check it out by clicking on the search icon on the left. Works both in the solar system and the night sky view.
Nav menu
2017 December
App Release
We have a new handy menu which allows you to navigate the whole app! Check the first button on left panel in the main view.
Music and Sounds
2017 November
App Release
We have music! Thanks to a great composer Imphenzia, we have now several songs to accompany you on your space voyage. Also, check out the sci-fi music player with playlist and audio settings accessible via the icon in the top right corner.
Mobile Tracking
2017 November
App Release
We have improved mobile tracking - by adding gyroscope support and tuned accelerometer support
Saving Position
2017 November
App Release
Last selected position on Earth (latitude and longitude) will be automatically saved when you close the app
Chinese Translation
2017 November
App Release
We have translated the app to Simplified Chinese!
Skydiary
2017 September
Web Release
Our Sky Diary is a place where you can find out what's up in the night sky. So don't miss anything!
click to open link
Site Redesign
2017 August
Web Release
We have completely remade Solar web - from now on, we will be publishing new content, articles, images etc. online!
Online Model
2017 August
Web Release
Our most popular (and free) online version is remade to WebGL technology: this version contains a lot of new features so chek it out!
click to open link
Graphics and Effects
2017 May
App Release
We have vastly enhanced all space graphics and effects.
Stellar neighborhood
1208
2017 May
App Release
Zoom-out now enables to see our Stellar neighborhood.
Our thanks goes to Marcus who contributed this idea!
Asteroid and Kuiper belt
2059
2017 May
App Release
We have added schematic interpretation of Asteroid belt and Kuiper belt in the Solar System.
Our thanks goes to Brother Gabriel-Marie who contributed this idea!
Advanced options
2059
2017 May
App Release
Lots of advanced options are now available for every view.
UI Controls
2059
2017 May
App Release
We have tuned the whole UI (user interface) to be both more simple and intuitive.