Working Through the N-Body Problem in Universe Sandbox ²

What is the n-body problem? The n-body problem can be defined as “the problem of predicting the individual motions of a group of celestial objects interacting with each other gravitationally.” Or, in a gravitational system of n bodies (where n can be any number), where will they all be after one year? It’s helpful to frame … Continue reading Working Through the N-Body Problem in Universe Sandbox ²