WiCS Logo

One of the projects we had to handle this semester is the design of the WiCS logo. As an organization,  we had to pick a logo that represented some of our values: inclusivity, support and excellence. At first, we had two main ideas for an animal mascot. The first was a grasshopper, which was a…

Virtual Reconstruction of David Rittenhouse’s 1771 Orrery

David Rittenhouse’s 1771 orrery is a physical model of the solar system and is known for its sophisticated mechanical design at its time. To demonstrate its functionality freely without the possibility of damaging this antique, we proposed to design and develop an interactive virtual reconstruction of the Rittenhouse Orrery. Our goal is to re-introduce the…