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Sloan Digital Sky Survey

Homepage of a major research project dedicated to producing a systematic map of a quarter of the sky, producing new catalogues for deep-sky objects and constraining the parameters for cosmological models. Includes a data archive, an image gallery, and outreach material.

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Numerical Simulations in Cosmology I: Methods

A short introduction to the different numerical methods used in cosmology, with a focus on the major features of N-body simulations: equations, main numerical techniques, effects of resolution, and methods of halo identification. By Anatoly Klypin (New Mexico State University).

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Millennium Simulation

Site with images and movies based on one of the most detailed recent simulations of large-scale structure formation in the universe. From the Galaxy Formation Group at the Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics.

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