Writing with Galaxies

Steven Bamford has taken the publically available SDSS image data and a fun shape-identification project from Galaxy Zoo to provide a web page to write with the galaxies in the cosmos:


After writing your word or phrase, click through to see the actual detailed data
on each galaxy as gathered by SDSS.

This is currently limited to the letters, numerals, and common punctuation marks in standard English writing. Internationalizations could follow if someone wanted to classify character shapes in other alphabets.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s