astronomy software for Macintosh computers, complete with
- teaches binary star
- may be used in a classroom or
lab setting, or
- for self-education
- for Windows operating systems,
try the CLEA
web site for educational astronomy software
- see also Dan
Bruton's Eclipsing Binary
- for observational lab
exercises, see the URSA
- Any Macintosh, iMac, G3, G4,
or other PowerMac computer running System 7.1 to 9.2 (Classic
Systems), or OS X running the Classic Environment, or OS X version
10.4 or greater.
Acrobat Reader (free)
for the manuals
- A printer may be needed in a
here to download ALL the software for Mac OS X (10.4 to
Click here for
some interesting Eclipsing Binary Star Facts.
H. Sandberg Lacy is an
active research astronomer teaching at The University of Arkansas.
His main research area is binary stars (big surprise!). He has
published over 103 research papers.
If you have questions or need information, just ask
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