Winner of Microsoft’s Share Your Idea contest, the don’t miss out on updates on Galaxy Explorer.
Using the Hololens people will be able to interact and explore a galaxy within their own living room.
Galaxy Explorer Updates
The dev team behind the project has made progress in a number of fields. Working on Gaze, Gesture, and Voice to interact with celestial bodies. Below is an example of a celestial core sample. Kind of looks like a newer version of the Death Star.
Interaction is Nice But it Needs to Look Good
Using density wave theory and a volumetric cloud rendered with a light field, the image below just whets our appetite to be able to hold a galaxy in our hands.
Transitions & Tone
The team investigated using audio and visual communications to alert you to change of state and distance.
Is Pluto a planet?
Microsoft is currently running a poll on whether Pluto should be included in the demo as a planet.
Keep up with the Team
The team behind this project is doing a great job with keeping