AboutThe purpose of the American Astronomical Society's WorldWide Telescope project is to enable the seamless visualization and sharing of scientific data and stories from major telescopes, observatories, and institutions among students and researchers, through science museums and full-dome immersive planetariums, and in scholarly publications.
Who We Are
DevelopersJonathan Fay, Lead Architect
Ron Gilchrist, Web Developer
WWT Advisory Board
EducationPat Udomprasert (Lead)
Planetariums and MuseumsDoug Roberts (Lead)
Software DevelopmentJonathan Fay (Lead)
Astronomical ResearchPhil Rosenfield (Lead)
International PartnershipsChen-Zhou Cui (Lead)
AAS Steering CommitteeChick Woodward (Chair)
WorldWide Telescope is dedicated to the memory of Jim Gray with the hope that it will inspire and empower people to explore and understand the universe like never before.