AVL Katrina vis featured

A new visualization showing the dramatic evolution of hurricane Katrina, the storm that wreaked havoc along the east coast of the US in August 2005; created by Advanced Visualization Laboratory, is featured on the blog, New Scientist TV and on the NCSA homepage.  The animation is part of a full-length planetarium film called Dynamic Earth which explores the inner workings of the Earth's climate engine.

Dynamic Earth Hurricane Katrina simulation excerpt from Spitz Inc on Vimeo.

Dynamic Earth program information

March 24, 2011