Creating a Scientific Visualization

Here is a very useful video from the Advanced Visualization Laboratory of the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) on the process of creating a scientific visualization, in this case a fly-through movie of a molecular cloud, detailed enough to show protoplanetary disks.

Play the video

The web page for this movie gives more information, including transcript of the video (PDF) and a link to a Quicktime version for download.

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