Here is a quote from the website:
The Digital Universe is an intuitively organized, multimedia Web that will inform, educate, engage and involve people worldwide. The mission is to realize the Internetâ€™s potential as an open, non-commercial medium that inspires creativity, communication, collaboration and education.
The site is owned my ManyOne Networks, and it describes itself as:
ManyOne is a vehicle for people and organizations to collaborate in the
creation of a new, socially responsible information medium. ManyOne and its
partners are pioneering new ways for people to learn about our world and
universe, communicate, work and trade with each other and experience each
I’ll be checking it out and I’ll report back soon. You guys should check it out too and let me know what you think.