Subscribe to RSS feed
Demonstrations 1 - 20 of 25
Great Circles on Mercator's Chart
The Path of the Rear Wheels of a Bus
Shortest Path between Two Points on a Sphere
Comparing Loxodromes and Great Circle Routes
How to Avoid a Collision
Euler Angles: Precession, Nutation, and Spin
Determining Latitude from Maximum Solar Altitude
How Far Can One See from a Height?
Boy Scouts' Compass Course
Distortions in Map Projections
Eratosthenes's Measure of the Earth's Circumference
Practicing Aircraft Holding Pattern Entries
Rogue Ocean Waves
Sailplane Altimeter Tools to Show Flight Levels
Latitude and Longitude of a Point on a Sphere
Captain Cook's Voyages
Wristwatch as a Compass
Calculating the Distance between Two Inaccessible Points
The #1 tool for creating Demonstrations
and anything technical.
Explore anything with the first
computational knowledge engine.
The web's most extensive
Course Assistant Apps »
An app for every course—
right in the palm of your hand.
Wolfram Blog »
Read our views on math,
science, and technology.
Computable Document Format »
The format that makes Demonstrations
(and any information) easy to share and interact with.
STEM Initiative »
Programs & resources for
educators, schools & students.
Join the initiative for modernizing
Note: Your message & contact information may be shared with the author of any specific Demonstration for which you give feedback.
© 2013 Wolfram Demonstrations Project & Contributors |
Note: To run this Demonstration you need Mathematica 7+ or the free Mathematica Player 7EX
Download or upgrade to
Mathematica Player 7EX
I already have