Our archive of virtual machines is constantly expanding. For legal
reasons, the VMs are currently accessible only to our research
collaborators. The collection includes:
Apple II, 1982
The original graphics-enabled adventure game for Apple II.
Wanderer is a game similar to the old "Boulderdash" or
"Repton" games, and was originally written to run under UNIX
on text terminals (TVI910 and Wyse60).
Oregon Trail 1.1
A game designed to teach school children about the realities of 19th
century pioneer life on the Oregon Trail. The original pre-Mac version
was conceived in 1971 and produced by the Minnesota Educational
Computing Consortium (MECC) in 1974.
Amortizer Plus 3.01
Amortizer calculates loan amortization in a user-friendly,
Great American History Machine
Windows 3.1, 1991
Visualization software to explore historical American census and
election data from the 19th and early 20th centuries. The original
version was created in the late 1980s for Carnegie Mellon University's
Air Stripper Design and Costing (ASDC)
ASDC enables rapid generation and evaluation of alternative air stripper
designs for removal of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) from water.
DOOM for DOS
The original DOOM First Person Shooter game.
Microsoft Office 4.3
Windows 3.1, 1994
Microsoft Word 6.0c, Excel 5.0c, and PowerPoint 4.0e.
NCSA Mosaic 1.0
A very early web browser that triggered world-wide awareness of the
Windows 3.1, 1994
Widely used word-processing software before Microsoft Word became
Netscape Navigator 1.12
One of the earliest versions of the first commercial web browser.
Preferred orientation package — Los Alamos
Texture analysis software package that provides a comprehensive
treatment of material texture analysis.
Electronic Anesthesiology Library, 1991-95
Windows 3.1, 1996
A compilation in multimedia format of four journals
(Anesthesiology, Anesthesia and Analgesia, British
Journal of Anaesthesia, and The Canadian Journal of
Anaesthesia). Includes the Knowledge Finder software for searching
The last version of Apple’s HyperCard multimedia authoring system for
Windows 3.1, 1998
Tax-preparation software for tax year 1997.
Scientific Linux 6.4, 2013
A collection of virtual labs, scenario-based learning activities,
tutorials, and concept tests to teach and learn chemistry.
Ubuntu 12.04, 2013
Chaste (Cancer, Heart and Soft Tissue Environment) is a simulation
package for computationally demanding problems in biology and