Have you explored outer space using the WorldWide Telescope? Do you have a favorite tour of space that you share with friends. Now you can share your tours of the universe with 8 million+ people. From now until September 1, 2011, participants in the WorldWide Telescope Tour Contest working alone or in teams can gain fame as winning entries will be featured in the WorldWide Telescope project and on their homepage for millions to see!

With the Worldwide Telescope, you have 3-D navigation to explore the universe. Not only can you visit, but you can create an interactive and educational tour of your journey. And on top of that, you have a chance to have your tour featured in Worldwide Telescope!

The contest is open U.S. Citizens age 14+ and all relevant information, including themes, can be found here: http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/projects/wwt/contest.aspx