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Universal: A Guide to the Cosmos by Brian Cox and Jeff Forshaw – digested read

‘To measure the distance to Neptune, we work in parsecs, which are a parallax of one arcsecond. Actually, let’s just look at some pictures’ Cosmology is amazing. It allows us to dare to imagine a time when the entire observable universe was compressed into a region of space smaller than an atom. Imagine. The Milky Way, home to 400 billion stars, along with billions of other universes, all compressed into a sub-atomic patch.
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