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August 26, 2009 10:20 PM   Subscribe

Best Science Visualization Videos of 2009 from Wired Magazine
posted by Confess, Fletch (8 comments total) 23 users marked this as a favorite

 
AWESOME post. I would not have seen this otherwise. AWESOME AWESOME AWESOME!
posted by hal_c_on at 10:40 PM on August 26, 2009


Thank you - I had missed that too.
posted by motdiem2 at 12:58 AM on August 27, 2009


Ugh, do we really need to hear these idiots nattering on about their dreams before every video?
posted by delmoi at 3:40 AM on August 27, 2009 [1 favorite]


For those who want a quick summary first without having to dig around:

1. The wave propagation of a 7.8 earthquake in Southern California

2. 5 Years of the ‘Breaking Waves’ Simulation

3. Seasonal CO2 Buildup and Reduction in North America

4. ImageVis 3D, a New Volume-Rendering Program

5. A Lifted Ethylene-Air Jet Flame Stabilized by Autoignition

6. Simulation of Non-Newtonian Suspensions

7. Electron-Scale Turbulence in Strongly Shaped Fusion Plasma

8. Explosion of Type Ia Supernovae From Multiple Ignition Points

9. Flow of Coolant in an Advanced Recycling Nuclear Reactor
posted by Avelwood at 4:06 AM on August 27, 2009 [1 favorite]


Ugh, do we really need to hear these idiots nattering on about their dreams before every video?

It's the internet version of those subscription things that always dropped out of the paper magazine. It wouldn't be a magazine if it wasn't in someway annoying to it's readers/viewers.
posted by srboisvert at 8:22 AM on August 27, 2009


Christmas comes earlier and earlier each year...
posted by armacy at 10:17 AM on August 27, 2009


Excellent.

And they only natter on in the videos where the nattering was already included. Some are silent, some are pitches.
posted by BlackLeotardFront at 12:12 PM on August 27, 2009


Breaking Waves was beautiful. Science and art play so well together.
posted by kanewai at 2:11 PM on August 27, 2009


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