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APOD Viewer is a Dashboard widget for displaying the "Astronomy Picture of the Day" from NASA's Web page. Each day a new image is presented along with a description by a professional astronomer.

In addition to showing the current image "APOD Viewer" also lets you see the accompanying explanation by simply clicking the image. Furthermore it can be used to browse the archives and can show a random image.

The widget has a simple and compact user interface. It is resizable to fit any screen size and provides you with easy keyboard shortcuts for easy interaction with

What's New

Version 2.7:
  • adds better support for movies, corrects a preference bug, as well as numerous other minor improvements and bug fixes.


Mac OS X 10.4.3 or later

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Current Version (2.x)


Downloads 5,581
Version Downloads 861
License Free
Date 23 Sep 2011
Platform OS X / PPC 32 / Intel 32
Price Free
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