The tranquil, hypnotic
3D Earth Screensaver (v1.4) is one of the most tranquil, soothing, and hypnotic screensavers that you will have to see to experience!
It will bring back to you a sense of wonder when you stare in awe at the magnificent beauty of our very own planet Earth, spinning slowly on its axis in glorious 3D.
Inspirational quotes float by to remind you of your place and responsiblity on this fragile Earth, and about what should truly matter in your life...
full version for Windows PC
(2.4 Mb download file):
View of the Earth that can be changed using the cursor keys, and the PageUp and PageDown keys
Help bar to display options that can be toggled by the function keys
Clouds that float above the earth's surface
Stars to light up the background sky
Cities and city names that light up when they come into view
Optional time ring to signify the approximate time on that longitude
Brilliant sun and its associated lens flare for added realism
Famous quotations about the earth scroll at the bottom of the screen
Current date and time
Optional wireframe view (for the nerds amongst us!)
Time zone selection to allow accurate real-time positioning of the sun
Adjustable screen resolution and screen color depth (default screen resolution set at 800x600 but a higher resolution is preferred), including wide-screen modes
Optional banner message to display with adjustable brightness
3D Earth Screensaver runs best on a moderately-fast, Windows-based PC computer with a 3D graphics card and a screen resolution of at least 1024 x 768 pixels.
Original version programmed in 2006.