Hot Product 2009: Software Bisque’s TheSky X

Software Bisque
TheSkyX (starting at $99 US) is the latest release of Software Bisque’s flagship planetarium program. Designed for PC and Mac computer platforms, TheSkyX offers tons of advanced features, and graphics that run up to 50 times faster than those in previous editions. You can explore the sky anytime in the past, present, and future with a level of realism never before possible. The basic Student Edition is available now, and coming soon are the more advanced Serious Astronomer and Professional editions that add telescope control and complete observatory automation. Check out our review in the April issue on sale soon!

Software Bisque

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