SOS Explorer® (SOSx) is a flat screen version of Science On a Sphere® (SOS).
The revolutionary software takes SOS datasets, usually only seen on a 6-foot
sphere in large museum spaces, and makes them more accessible, portable, and
interactive. Animated images such as atmospheric storms, climate change, and
ocean temperature can be shown in SOSx, which explains sometimes complex
environmental processes in a way that is simultaneously intuitive and
Once you have acquired SOS Explorer®, the SOSx team will ship
you a hard disk loaded with the software and content along with set up
directions. You can also find the set-up guide online.
Then, we will walk you through the features and different site configurations
on video teleconference that we’ll schedule together with as many people as you
would like to train. Other helpful guides and video tutorials are available as