Yvonne Carts-Powell

Powers of Ten, Part 1

In Science on February 7, 2011 at 11:28 pm

All Things Science – Powers of Ten.

Understanding the world beyond our immediate senses requires a good understanding of the powers of 10.

I’ll be making several multimedia posts about the size of things. This is just the first.

This 1977 movie by Charles and Ray Eames is a classic.

http://mrg.bz/3XeqJz

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  1. […] received a good education if you don’t understand scale. In the Powers of 10 series (Part 1, Part 2, Part 3), I concentrated on the scale of sizes, but today the scale of radiation exposure. […]

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