Apollo Guidance Computer

DSKY (DISPLAY KEYBOARD) APOLLO GUIDANCE COMPUTER(AGC)MODEL CRAFT KIT (of LM-5's)

NASA Apollo Program chief software engineer Margaret Hamilton: The software for the guidance computer was written by a team at the MIT Instrumentation Laboratory (now the Draper Laboratory), headed up by Margaret Hamilton. Here's an amazing picture of her next to the code she and her colleagues wrote for the Apollo 11 guidance computer that made the moon landing possible. (Year??)

Meet Margaret Hamilton, the badass '60s programmer who saved the moon landing

NASA Apollo Program chief software engineer Margaret Hamilton- standing next to the code she and her colleagues wrote for the Apollo 11 guidance computer that made the moon landing possible.

Apollo Guidance Computer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Apollo Guidance Computer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Apollo Guidance Computer recreated in JavaScript. The AGC was the main computer system of the Apollo program that successfully landed 12 astronauts on Moon.

Apollo Guidance Computer recreated in JavaScript. The AGC was the main computer system of the Apollo program that successfully landed 12 astronauts on Moon.

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 the iPhone is million times more powerful. Apollo Computer: 36 kb IPhone 64 million kb

Explorers:Space Exploration, Apollo Guidance Computer: Original Display and Keyboard (DSKY)Unit, Signed by Harrison Schmitt. ...

Explorers:Space Exploration, Apollo Guidance Computer: Original Display and Keyboard (DSKY)Unit, Signed by Harrison Schmitt. ...

Apollo Guidance Computer

Apollo Guidance Computer, Spacecraft, Techno, Nasa, Computers

The Apollo Guidance Computer is just an amazing piece of technology.

Don't sneer at older computers such as those who,guided rockets to the moon. Just be sad you weren't there to see it. Perhaps you will get to see a man on Mars landing which would be just as awesome.

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