PBS Space Time

How To Build The Universe in a Computer

Season 8 Episode 4 | 12m 26s | Video has closed captioning.

We routinely simulate the universe on all of its scales, from planets to large fractions of the cosmos. We’re going to see how it’s possible to build a universe in a computer - and see whether there’s a limit to what we can simulate.

Aired: 01/19/22

Rating: NR


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