1. Time Tracker
A. Current Tick
B. Time Scale
C. Pause / Play
* Using tools also pauses the simulation. Closing the tool panel would automatically resume.
2. Cursor Mode
Panning (default): pans the view of the planet
The player can also move the camera using W, A, S, D keys.
Region Info: shows regional stats of clicked area
Weather: shows description of the phenomena of the clicked weather
Air Mass: shows air mass info in the clicked area
3. Planet Stat Panel
Displays statistics about the planet.
• Temperature, elevation and precipitation filter color-codes the surface of the planet.
B. GHG and human info
*Only available after human settlements are placed.
Clicking the quick navigation tab allows the player to navigate between planets without leaving the simulation.
4. Hot Bar
Planet Axis Tilt
Adjusts the axis tilt angle of the planet.
Planet Rotation Speed
Adjusts how many earth hours it takes for the planet to rotate once.
Air Mass Placement
Places air masses with adjustable temperature, humidity, size, and elevation on the planet.
Human Settlement Placement
Places human settlements on landmasses.
A technology tree showing unlocking order and progress.
5. Camera Controls
Zooms closer / farther from the planet surface
Lock in Orbit
Turning it on enables the camera to rotate with the planet, allowing a fixed view of the planet.
Turning it on enables visualizations of planet rotation, allowing the observation of day/night cycle.
* Turning it off is recommended for students susceptible to motion sickness.