NASA Spinoff Database: Programs Visualize Earth and Space for Interactive Education

NASA Center: Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Public Release Year: 2013
Reference Number: JPL-SO-188
Category: Environment And Resource Management
Origin: Cassini Saturn interactive explorer program

Kevin Hussey and others at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory produced web applications to visualize all of the spacecraft in orbit around Earth and in the Solar System. Hussey worked with Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based The Elumenati to rewrite the programs, and after licensing them, the company started offering a version that can be viewed on spheres and dome theaters for schools, museums, science centers, and other institutions.

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Page Number in Published book: 110
Manufacturer: The Elumenati

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