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Super Tornado: Anatomy of a Mega-Disaster
May 22nd, 2011. A powerful tornado cut a mile-wide swath through Joplin, Missouri. It was the costliest tornado disaster in...

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IMAX A Beautiful Planet
The Advanced Visualization Laboratory (AVL) at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign...

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“Making Their Mark” Documentary
AVL director, Donna Cox was one of three University faculty members to be recognized for their accomplishments in a special...

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Siggraph 2015
At the 2015 ACM Siggraph conference, held at the Los Angeles Convention Center, August 9-13, NCSAs Advanced Visualization Lab &...

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SXSW: Astrophysics Goes Hollywood: Cinematic Science
Astronomical observatories like NASA’s Hubble and Spitzer Space Telescopes reveal our universe as never before. The amazing visuals they capture...

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CADENS
CADENS (The Centrality of Advanced Digitally ENabled Science) is a National Science Foundation-supported project to increase digital literacy and inform...

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Solar Superstorms
A fury is building on the surface of the sun – high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000...

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Adler Planetarium Fulldome Production
The Advanced Visualization Lab is working with the Adler Planetarium in Chicago on an upcoming full-dome production.  AVL has created...

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RIVEEL 3D – Realtime Immersive 3D Virtual Environments for Education and Learning
"RIVEEL 3D" (Realtime Immersive 3D Virtual Environments for Education and Learning) is a branch of the Cyprus Institute's digital cultural...

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The Demo
The Demo
Collaboration on this project began in early 2013 with the performance to take place at the Krannert Center for the...

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