It took 10,000 processors to render this stunning 3D visualization of a beating heart

For a decade now, the National Science Foundation and the journal Science have been curating and awarding prizes for the best visualizations of scientific discoveries and concepts. The 2012 International Science and Engineering Visualization Challenge winner was this stunning computer-generated 3D visualization of a heart: This visceral, 3-d simulation of a beating heart grabbed first … Continue reading It took 10,000 processors to render this stunning 3D visualization of a beating heart