# Solving the Three Body Problem With Python

9 min readMar 10

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Yes, it’s time for the famous Three Body Problem. How do you model the motion of three objects interacting gravitational (those are the 3 bodies)? Well, let’s jump back for a second. How do you model just TWO objects with a gravitational interaction?

# The Two Body Problem

Here are two planets (or stars — it doesn’t matter, you pick).