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Restricted Three-Body Problem in 3D
Explore the restricted three-body problem in three dimensions—a classic problem in celestial mechanics—by varying the initial positions and velocities of a particle moving around two fixed masses, whose masses are
and
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Enrique Zeleny
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Published: April 13, 2009
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