[ExI] log view of universe

Anders Sandberg anders at aleph.se
Sun Jan 10 11:04:53 UTC 2016

It is based on a very nice paper and original map by Gott, Tegmark et al:

That paper inspired me to make my Mercator Mandelbrot fractals, since it 
made me realize one could take an arbitrary point and make a strip-like 
map showing arbitrary zooms towards it without distorting angles:

On 2016-01-09 17:52, spike wrote:
> Is this cool or what?
> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Observable_universe_logarithmic_illustration.png#/media/File:Observable_universe_logarithmic_illustration.png
> We have heard so much about how superclusters form a meta-structure, 
> the filaments and voids. This is an excellent visual of that, with the 
> foamy or filamenty structure out there on the periphery.
> spike
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Dr Anders Sandberg
Future of Humanity Institute
Oxford Martin School
Oxford University

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