Simulation Gives Glimpse into Supernova's Chaotic Guts

A sophisticated computer simulation has been created in an effort to understand the 3-dimensional complexities inside a supernova. Continue reading →

March 19, 2014
1:34 PM EDT
Snapshot of the simulation showing oxygen burning in a moderately stratified shell during a supernova. | Arnett, Meakin and Viallet/AIP Advances