Posts Tagged ‘Simulation’

Orion Exploration Test Flight Sim

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

NASA is calling the Orion exploration the “biggest leap in space exploration in more than four decades,” Test flights begin in 2014: Here’s a simulation. Found at Vimeo from NASA Orion Spacecraft.

Flying Into A Black Hole

Wednesday, January 5th, 2011

Ever wonder what it would be like to fly into a black hole? Found at Brightcove from New Scientist.

Super Nova Explosion

Monday, October 4th, 2010

New computer simulations reveal supernovae exploding in 3-D. A team led by researchers at Princeton University developed the simulations, which are based on the idea that the collapsing star itself is not sphere-like, but distinctly asymmetrical and affected by a host of instabilities in the volatile mix surrounding its core. Found at YouTube from futurityvideo.

Earth Blowed Up: Asteroid Impact Simulation

Monday, September 20th, 2010

A simulation of a 300 mile wide asteroid striking the Earth, as depicted in “Miracle Planet: The Violent Past.” Found at YouTube from racefanvideo.