The Music of the Spheres
by David Hallquist
What is SpaceEngine? It’s not a game: you don’t fight alien armadas or rescue a space princess from the vilest gangster in the galaxy. Its not a simulator: you don’t balance how much hydrogen you have left in your tanks as you try to circularize your elliptical orbit. It’s just the raw experience of deep space in all of its wonder and majesty.
I′ve always imagined exploring the distant stars, coasting though Saturn’s rings, viewing the deadly heart of the galaxy or the burning ember of a super-nova. Now you can see it. Other planets, stars, exo-planets, black holes, other galaxies. It’s all here.
I would go into more detail: but there are stars that need exploring…