SIMON FOSTER

CSS3 In Outer Space

May 20 2010

solar system in css3

I wanted to see if I could re-create (to a fash­ion) the fab­u­lous Solar­beat project cre­ated by Whitevinyl, but using CSS3 rather than Flash.

solarbeat

I really love every­thing about this project and could quite eas­ily spend hours just lis­ten­ing to the hyp­notic Space­men 3-esque sounds. So I thought I’d see if I could do some­thing sim­il­iar just using CSS3 tech­niques (plus a cou­ple of images) and here is the result. Need­less to say it only works fully in Safari and Chrome.