Scientists Create Computer Simulation of the Universe

seqF_063Kinda like Minecraft but more sciency. After three months of work scientists have created a model of our universe, all 14 billion years of it. To put this accomplishment into perspective your desktop computer would take 2,000 years to complete this model. “Until now, no single simulation was able to reproduce the universe on both large and small scales simultaneously,” said Mark Vogelsberger of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics and lead scientist of the study.  




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