Saturday, February 27, 2010

Bubbles in a bottle

If Mayavi can do it, so does nature...

Friday, February 19, 2010

Weird clouds on Wired magazine

Some interesting looking clouds are shown on Wired with brief explanations about their formations.

I spotted Mammatus clouds and Kelvin-Helmholz waves after I have started looking up into the sky with an increased curiosity. I posted a few of them on my Picasa...

Friday, February 12, 2010

Py4Science: a Starter Kit

This is a great collection of resources from Fernando Pérez (research scientist at the Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute at U.C. Berkeley) for those who want to try Python for Scientific Computing.

Sunday, February 7, 2010

Random particles in a cube


Gamma-size distributed randomly placed particles using MayaVi.