Sunday, October 21, 2012

F-35A GBU-31 Safe Sep Video

Nice separation video near the end; bearably cheesy at the beginning.

Monday, October 8, 2012

OpenFoam on Google Compute Engine

I signed up for the free preview of Google Compute Engine. The project I described in their questionaire was basically just some hobby-level CFD stuff, so I am surprised they sent me an invite. This post provides links to the initial setup documentation and getting started tutorials, and describes getting OpenFoam up and running on an instance.

Sunday, October 7, 2012

Falcon 9 Flight 4, CRS-1

Congratulations to SpaceX on their successful launch of the first commercial resupply mission to the International Space Station!