Image of the Day: The Observable Universe in 3D

 

           

 

The evolution of the largest structures in the Universe are here simulated in this stunning video created on the NASA AMES' constellation of supercomputer processors. This Bolshoi simulation (based on the Lambda Cold Dark Matter model) is designed to study how dark matter halos evolved.

Credit: Anatoly Klypin / Joel Primack / Chris Henze / NASA

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