SkyScout Personal Planetarium
The SkySout is an interactive guide for exploring the heavens with or without a telescope. When you point it towards a certain spot in the sky, the built-in GPS receiver identifies a particular constellation and stars -- and you can then opt to hear an audio tour about the celestial items that have been identified.
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Saturday, October 11, 2008
Elsewhere Online: SkyScout Personal Planetarium
When I first heard about this product I thought it would be a very cool toy to have. After reading how this person uses it, I am even more intrigued. I did not know that the SkyScout included audio tours as well as directional prompts. How cool is that?!? I am adding this to my Amazon Wish List today. (SMILE)