In 1963 Edward Lorenz revealed deterministic predictability to be an illusion and gave birth to a field that still thrives. This Feature Article discusses Lorenz's discovery and developments that followed from it.
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- Nonlinear Sciences - Chaotic Dynamics;
- Condensed Matter - Disordered Systems and Neural Networks;
- Mathematics - Dynamical Systems;
- Physics - Classical Physics
- For an animated visualization of the Lorenz attractor, click here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iu4RdmBVdps