[ExI] How big is our Universe?

spike at rainier66.com spike at rainier66.com
Wed Jan 5 00:01:37 UTC 2022

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From: extropy-chat <extropy-chat-bounces at lists.extropy.org> On Behalf Of
BillK via extropy-chat
>> _______________________________________________
>> Thanks BillK!
>> I remember being mind-blown by the 1977 original.  Now I am looking
forward to the sequel to this one where they go down in closer by a factor
of 10 every 10 seconds.
>> spike
> That was my first thought, too.  9 or 10 factors of 10 ought to be doable,
depending on what they zoom in upon.
> _______________________________________________

>...Do you mean zooming closer to go inside atoms?
It's been done.
Search for 'video zoom into atom'. There is a selection of videos to look


They did that in the original 1977 Powers of Ten.

One of the most informative things about that exercise is when one goes
inside the atom, it is quite a while before you can even see the nucleus.



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