Math

A Piece of Paper As Big As The Universe

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If you folded a piece of paper in half 103 times, it would be thicker than the observable universe, 93 billion light years.

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Key Facts In This Video

  1. The current record for how many times someone has folded a piece of paper in half is twelve. 00:02

  2. If you folded a piece of paper in half 103 times, it would be thicker than the observable universe, 93 billion light years. 00:34

  3. A piece of paper is able to get so thick from folding in half because of exponential growth. 00:52

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