BRL-CAD, the world's oldest open-source software system
Deeply rooted in the U.S. Army Research Laboratory
December 04, 2012
Since 1938, the Ballistic Research Laboratory (BRL) at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md. was the center for the United States Army's research efforts in ballistics and vulnerability/lethality analysis. That remained the case until 1992, when BRL was disestablished and its mission, personnel and facilities were incorporated into the newly created U.S. Army Research...