New visual changes were started on the Shira Universe at this version. Initially the following innovations were developed.

- Textured 3D constellations

Added shows textured constellations capability. Now there ar two textured constellation types that "kids_colored" and "hevelius".

 

- Color Animated constellations

To show more artistic constellation developed color animated style. This feature is available only on Landing mode. 

- New Planet orbit styles

Now planet orbits are more artistic. 

- New line styles

Now line styles are more artistic.

Fixed some performance issue. 

Scitech is an enhanced Science Center located in Western Australia. They bought three "Shira Universe" licenses for outreach services.
In addition, two different Presentation have prepared by using Shira Universe Presentation Builder feature.
The presentation text scripts have written by "Jessica Scholle" Statewide Science Coordinator.
Now they are presenting these presentations using Shira Universe..
For more info
http://www.scitech.org.au

Altair LLC company adored the Shira Player adoption with Hakoniwa multiprojector plugin to Stella Marino education campany.
They are using single wide angle projector with Hakoniwa calibration system.
Stella Marino was established in 2013 and provides Astronomy observation and training services.
Detailed info
https://www.facebook.com/stellamarino.since2013/

Brazilian distiributor Fulldome.com.br has implemented "Shira Universe" with single projector to Jabuti Educational company.
Short description about Jabuti:
Jabuti is not only actively participating in the creation of values on the basis of respect and responsibility, but also acting as a partner in schools to provide information and raise a new environment and social awareness.
For more info
http://www.jabutilazereconhecimento.com.br/

The new version Shira Universe has new features, new script commands and many bug fixes.

Data2Dome Apod ( Nasa Astronomy Picture of Day) support

Nasa Apod service was integrated to Shira Universe Data2Dome operation. At this time, you can pull and show max last 100 APOD data on your dome. To set show Apod data, open D2D settings and just enable APOD resources.