Archiv: simulations (science)

07.05.2021 - 11:13 [ ]

In a NASA simulation of an asteroid impact, scientists concluded they couldn’t stop a space rock from decimating Europe


The experts fell short. The group determined that none of Earth’s existing technologies could stop the asteroid from striking given the six-month time frame of the simulation. In this alternate reality, the asteroid crashed into eastern Europe.

23.02.2021 - 10:03 [ ]

DEADLY DATA: Plan to lift lockdown by Easter ‘was canned after Sage scientists warned it would cause 91,000 more deaths

Models predicted it would lead to nearly 60,000 Covid patients in hospital by June, compared to last month’s high of 39,000.

Chief Scientific Adviser Sir Patrick Vallance spoke of his support for the gradual approach taken by PM Boris Johnson, saying: „The sooner you open up everything, the higher the risk of a bigger resurgence.

„The slower you do it, the better.“

15.07.2020 - 16:55 [ Johan Hidding / Youtube ]

Large scale structure formation in the Universe simulated

Apr 2, 2009

This is a simulation of structure formation in the Universe using the adhesion approximation. The algorithm is described by Weinberg and Gunn in MNRAS in 1990

15.07.2020 - 16:54 [ Youtube ]

The Cosmic Web, or: What does the universe look like at a VERY large scale?

Nov 6, 2010

The Millennium Simulation featured in this clip was run in 2005 by the Virgo Consortium, an international group of astrophysicists from Germany, the United Kingdom, Canada, Japan and the United States.