Adrienne J. Gauthier (2007) Astronomy in Second Life: A User’s Perspective, CAP Vol. 1, No. 1, October 2007
Second Life (SL) is a multi-user virtual environment that is not limited to adult social entertainment. SL is also a 3D playground for innovative instructors and education/outreach professionals in the sciences. Astronomy and space science have a presence in SL, but it could be so much more. This paper describes some of the current astronomy themed spaces in SL and briefly discusses future innovations.
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