May 27, 2010

Supercomputer Project Aims to Simulate the Whole World

Emma Woollacott

In a sort of giant Sim game, scientists are planning to use some of the world’s largest supercomputers to simulate all life on Earth, including the financial system, economies and whole societies. The project is called Living Earth Simulator, and forms part of a huge EU research initiative named FuturIcT.

Full story at TG Daily