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#326 2013-07-28 17:12:16

"Bad News" Bob
Moderator
From: Lexington, NC
Registered: 2003-03-05
Posts: 5,019
Height: 192.25cm

Re: Neat Stuff !

This little tidbit of info will help to put things into perspective.
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1 Million seconds is 11 days
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1 Billion seconds is 31 years
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1 Trillion seconds is 31,710 years!


The ultimate result of shielding men from the effects of folly is to fill the world with fools.

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#327 2013-07-31 01:20:29

jheri
Extremely Tall
From: København, Danmark
Registered: 2010-02-05
Posts: 1,558
Height: 190 cm

Re: Neat Stuff !

"Bad News" Bob wrote:

This little tidbit of info will help to put things into perspective.
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1 Million seconds is 11 days
-
1 Billion seconds is 31 years
-
1 Trillion seconds is 31,710 years!


:-)

the ones I remember is light goes about a foot in the air in a billionth of a second and it takes light about 15 thousandths of a second to travel from NYC to Los Angeles.  One of those things that sticks with me.

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#328 2013-08-02 16:02:17

jheri
Extremely Tall
From: København, Danmark
Registered: 2010-02-05
Posts: 1,558
Height: 190 cm

Re: Neat Stuff !

I think this is neat rather than bizarre:-)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=13UcsAr0quc

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#329 2013-08-02 17:00:50

Sooner
Vertically Gifted
From: Tulsa, OK
Registered: 2005-10-23
Posts: 2,408
Height: 5'11"
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Re: Neat Stuff !

You gotta love bears!:)


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