Saturday, 31 July 2010

Wolfram Alpha has just released a widget maker based on their computational knowledge engine, which for the geeks among us is pretty damn exciting.
I'm excited.

This one I made is for calculating solar noon for a given location, the time at which the sun is highest in the sky and vertical shadows run exactly north-south. This is very handy, as it's by far the easiest way to accurately aim your solar collector.

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