Simulation of Extrasolar System Kepler-47

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Our Solar System is somewhat “boring”, in a way – one star that barely moves, and the vast majority of planets having nearly circular/low eccentricity (still elliptical) orbits.

Since I already had the framework for simulating the Solar System, I decided to simulate the binary … Click To Read More

Solar System Simulation Part 2 Asteroids Code

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Solar System Simulation Series: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

As was promised in the previous post, an explanation of how my program’s logic worked was upcoming. Without further ado:

First, I needed code to actually generate the asteroids. I also wanted each asteroid … Click To Read More

Solar System Simulation Part 1: The Orbits

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Solar System Simulation Series: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Like almost everything in this universe, nothing is perfect, including the planetary orbits of our solar system. Though some are more circular than others, all of them are ellipses/ovals, instead of perfect circles. My program … Click To Read More

C# Augmented Reality with AForge.Net and a Webcam

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Results of AI plus Augmented Reality

AForge.NET is an open source and useful framework for C Sharp with many useful prewritten libraries, perfect for augmented reality, of which I’ll focus on two here: AForge.Video and AForge.Imaging. They provide the connection to the webcam driver that I needed to get this project … Click To Read More

Top Three Infinity ∞ Paradoxes – Part 3 – Gabriel’s Horn/Trumpet

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Gabriel's Horn

Series about infinity (that is ironically finite) Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

This time, on infinity paradoxes… Gabriel’s Trumpet:

Thought up by the mathematician Evangelista Torricelli back in the 1600’s it consists of the function f(x) = 1/x in the domain [latex]1\leq x\leq\infty[/latex], rotated … Click To Read More