The (Suprisingly Funny) Code for the Apollo Moon Landings Is Now on GitHub
pin 1
"Apollo was a major software project. Astronauts used the Apollo Guidance Computer, placed in both the command module & the lunar module, for navigation assistance & to control the spacecraft, & someone needed to program it. The software for the guidance computer was written by a team at the MIT Instrumentation Laboratory, headed up by Margaret Hamilton. Here's a picture of her next to the code she and her colleagues wrote for the Apollo 11 guidance computer that made the moon landing…

"Apollo was a major software project. Astronauts used the Apollo Guidance Computer, placed in both the command module & the lunar module, for navigation assistance & to control the spacecraft, & someone needed to program it. The software for the guidance computer was written by a team at the MIT Instrumentation Laboratory, headed up by Margaret Hamilton. Here's a picture of her next to the code she and her colleagues wrote for the Apollo 11 guidance computer that made the moon landing…

pin 119
heart 32
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apollo_Guidance_Computer

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apollo_Guidance_Computer

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apollo_Guidance_Computer The Apollo Guidance Computer DSKY (display & keyboard) user interface unit.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apollo_Guidance_Computer The Apollo Guidance Computer DSKY (display & keyboard) user interface unit.

pin 17
heart 4
This Apollo Guidance Computer measures 8 X 10 inches.  Compared to the present day iPhone5, the iPhone is 1.8 million times more powerful.   Apollo Computer: 36 kb IPhone 5: 64 million kb Wow!

This Apollo Guidance Computer measures 8 X 10 inches. Compared to the present day iPhone5, the iPhone is 1.8 million times more powerful. Apollo Computer: 36 kb IPhone 5: 64 million kb Wow!

pin 67
heart 8
Apollo Guidance Computer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Apollo Guidance Computer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

pin 1
Apollo Guidance Computer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Apollo Guidance Computer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas
Search