Free-form entry eg: '125000km', '1.5 million inches', '$67bn', '45000000 AUD', 100years', '123456789', '1 trillion', '1.5e6', '25 million kg'

For the Love of Numbers

Number-led writings for the truly geeky

Beware Giant Ants! Or maybe not ...

The 1954 horror/science fiction film

Them!

featured terrifying giant ants. Could such creatures really exist? Of would the square-cube law defeat them? Read on …

http://www.andrewcaelliott.com/explorations/2016/11/13/beware-the-giant-ants-or-not-

Getting to Grips with Big

Stop worrying and learn to love big numbers

Cosmic Eye: Powers of Ten

This video recreates the classic “Powers of Ten” film, zooming out to larger and larger scales to the limits of our understanding of the universe, and then zooming in again, down to the smallest things we know about.

It’s an excellent way of illustrating relative magnitudes of distance. One gripe: it all happens a bit too quickly: try watching it at half speed.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jfSNxVqprvM

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