Monthly Archives: January 2011

New version of Visual Studio Tools for STK available

Available Code Snippets

An upgrade of the Visual Studio Tools for STK is now available. The new version can be downloaded from the ADN download center here. These tools were introduced through an article on the former STK Engine blog. The new version … Continue reading

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STEM careers – a step ahead

STEM careers – a step ahead

With the recent downturn of the economy and ballooning unemployment, recent polls are reporting that the strongest hiring markets are in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Rapid advances in technology and innovation have bolstered the need for companies to sustain investment … Continue reading

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AGI software: sexy AND smart

AGI software: sexy AND smart

When you have the looks, everyone just assumes you don’t have the brains. Speaking from experience, it isn’t easy being pretty AND smart. Now before you throw your shenanigans flag on me, realize that I’m talking about our software. Since … Continue reading

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Free webinar: Electro-optical infrared sensor modeling in STK

Free webinar: Electro-optical infrared sensor modeling in STK

If you are a sensor engineer or general systems engineer doing missile defense, space situational awareness or Earth science in STK, we have a webinar for you. On Thursday, January 20 at 1:30 p.m. ET, we’re giving a sneak peak … Continue reading

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Earth’s magnetic pole shift: could Halley’s charts have helped?

Earth’s magnetic pole shift: could Halley’s charts have helped?

The FAA announced that the poles have shifted significantly over the past year. Runways that were surveyed with compass initially are now pointing in the wrong direction more than slightly. Now that GPS is ubiquitous, runway 15/33 might be 13/31! … Continue reading

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