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SciPy and MathJax join NumFOCUS Sponsored Projects

SciPy and MathJax join NumFOCUS Sponsored Projects

NumFOCUS is excited to announce the newest additions to our fiscally sponsored projects:   SciPy, a foundational building block for scientific and numerical computing in Python, and MathJax, a JavaScript library for displaying mathematics in web pages and making it...
Blosc joins NumFOCUS Sponsored Projects

Blosc joins NumFOCUS Sponsored Projects

NumFOCUS is pleased to announce the newest addition to our fiscally sponsored projects: Blosc, a very high performance meta-compressor specially designed for compressing binary data. Blosc is a high performance compression library written in C that uses the blocking...
SunPy Maps: Digitizing Images of the Sun from the 1970s

SunPy Maps: Digitizing Images of the Sun from the 1970s

This is a guest post by Keighley Rockcliffe. Coronal Mass Ejections and the Skylab Mission On May 14th, 1973, the US’s first space station, dubbed Skylab, was launched into low-Earth orbit on the last Saturn V rocket launch. Onboard Skylab was a workshop meant for the...