screensavers (currently for Mac OS X only)
Save the *.qtz (Quartz Composer) files in your ~/Library/Screen Savers/
folder and they will appear in the "Screen Savers" menu in the Mac OS X Systems Preferences.
Safari users can get a preview of the first two screensavers by clicking on the *.qtz files or on the images.
rotating and moving cube|
vlcube.qtz (22 MB)
Orthogonal projections of the via lactea halo placed on a moving and rotating cube.
vldrift.qtz (3.4 MB)
Random movement through a large image showing one projection of the via lactea halo.
vlmovie.qtz (4 kB)
"vlmovie.qtz" will play a movie called "vlmovie.mpg" located in the same directory.
Download your favorite via lactea movie and copy it
to ~/Library/Screen Savers/ and rename it "vlmovie.mpg"
To install the via lactea slide show download and unpack the archive vlslideshow.zip (0.7 MB) and move both
"vlslideshow.qtz" and the "vlslides" folder to ~/Library/Screen Savers/
last updated: July 17, 2007, by J. Diemand