Catch Up on the Past 9 Billion Years of the Universe's Existence in 80 Seconds

By Mario Aguilar on at

Ever wonder what the universe was really up to 5.5 billion years ago? It was almost certainly expanding, but now with a new Harvard-developed technology called Arepo, you can watch the beautiful, violent unfolding of the universe for yourself. Just don't think too hard about it. You might suffer a nervous breakdown trying to justify your existence. [Harvard via PhysOrg via Engadget]