[Edu-sig] re: Education Arcade
ajsiegel at optonline.net
Sun Dec 14 18:42:33 EST 2003
Richard writes -
>Where simulations are interesting and even exciting teaching tools
>is in the other extreme -- where the mapping from real to virtual is
>uncontroversial, but the consequences of these known interactions
>are unclear. This is generally the case when we are simulating physics.
A nice, small non-technical and generic explanation of a physics SDK can be
Also happen to like the presentation's aesthetics.
The author, Russel Smith, created the Open Dynamics Engine (ODE):
There is a Python wrapper to ODE, but for some reason the link is not
working. So I will mention that there is an extant copy of a Windows binary
for PyODE and Python2.3 which I had compiled, and made available some time
ago at my own site:
And, yes, I agree.
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