This version of Starry Night College Student Edition is specifically designed for use with textbooks published by W.W. Norton.
If you are not using the W.W. Norton textbook and have a Starry Night referral code given to you by your professor please visit Starry Night College (Student Edition) page.
Starry Night College makes it easier for astronomy students to visually grasp the concepts of astronomy. Starry Night College is the ideal companion to your introductory astronomy textbook and includes 45 computer exercises fully mapped to popular textbooks. You’ll be amazed at what you learn and what a great time you'll have with your course and this program.
To run Starry Night College you'll need:
Windows: Requires Windows XP, Vista, 7 or 8 (Important: not compatible with Windows 8 RT), 1GHz or higher processor, 512 MB RAM and 2 GB of hard disk space. 64 MB OpenGL capable graphics card.
Minimum recommended monitor resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels.
Macintosh: Universal Binary runs natively on Intel and PPC Macintosh computers. Requires OS X 10.5 or higher, G4 450 MHz or higher processor, 512 MB RAM and 2 GB of hard disk space. Will not run on OS 9.x or earlier. 32 MB OpenGL capable graphics card. Minimum recommended monitor resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels.
Basic support for joysticks recognized by Windows XP and Mac OS X.