Star Chart App for Windows 8

Space… The final frontier… These are the voyages of five cool Windows 8 apps that let space fanatics explore strange new worlds, seek out new life forms and new… well, you get the idea.

Windows Experience Blog writer Amy D has a fantastic roundup of five out of this world apps focused on exploring the cosmos – Star Chart, NASA Be a Martian, The Final Frontier, Planet Story and Angry Birds Space. Above is a screenshot from the Star Chart app.

Amy seemed particularly taken with NASA Be a Martian, which she described as “awesome and comprehensive”. That’s a screenshot of the NASA Be a Martian app below.

Be a Martian App for Windows 8

Check them all out!

Posted by Jeff Meisner
Editor, The Official Microsoft Blog