firstflight project full details
Senior Research Fellow
Participant(s):Peter Whalley, Ben Hawkridge and Jon Linney
Development of virtual science environments
Debunking the myth that the Wright Brothers were lucky mechanics - the project shows how they used rigorous scientific methods to make their first flight. On the web site you can try out a simulation of the Kittyhawk flyer.
18 Mar 1999
09 Apr 1997