PBS: Seeing in the Dark (2007)

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PBS: Seeing in the Dark Home PBS: Seeing in the Dark Explore the Sky landing page PBS: Seeing in the Dark Your Sky Tonight star chart application PBS: Seeing in the Dark How To Videos PBS: Seeing in the Dark Astronomy Topics landing page PBS: Seeing in the Dark Orion Nebula essay PBS: Seeing in the Dark Photo Gallery PBS: Seeing in the Dark Special Effects Videos

Renowned science author Timothy Ferris approached kapow to create a companion website for PBS which would highlight his documentary on amateur astronomy. Based on his 2002 book of the same name, Seeing in the Dark is a film in which "stargazers try to describe an ineffable experience, and invite viewers to share their wordless awe." The design of the website echoes this sentiment, with several interactive features that allow visitors to glimpse views of the night sky and celestial bodies that they would not usually be able to access.

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