100,000 stars

Google Chrome checks out the stellar neighbourhood.



Google Maps and its accompanying Street View function gave computer users access to neighbourhoods all over the world with a few clicks of the mouse. Heck, the internet juggernaut is now even letting people look inside businesses and restaurants as part of its Street View goodies. But that apparently wasn’t enough, as Google is now going galactic.

The Google Chrome experiments page has unveiled a portal¬†allowing you to cruise throughout the Earth’s galaxy. Mindful of the full experience, the site even features music suited to browsing hundreds of thousands of stars.¬†(Note, you’ll need to view the link using the Google Chrome browser.)