Fireworks Science On a Sphere Dataset

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Science On a Sphere fireworks show

Technologies

Blender, Python

Status

Active

Roles

Designer/developer

Additional Credits

Blender Full-Dome Blender add-on by Benjamin Waller helped make this project possible (further edited to allow for 360° rendering). Milky Way background and data that helped generate the world land silhouette courtesy of NASA. Special thanks also goes to Northrop Grumman for their contribution to the Space Foundation.

Purpose

Launch the Northrop Grumman Science Center featuring Science On a Sphere (part of the Space Foundation Discovery Center) with a bang. The firework show has been shared with NOAA and is now available for over 100 Science On a Sphere installations around the world.

Additional Information

Read more about the Grand Opening of the Northrop Grumman Science Center featuring Science On a Sphere here.

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--Plato