Wrap Your Head Around the Scale of Time with Here Is Today

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Grasping the scale of time can be a pretty difficult concept, especially when waiting in line for your morning coffee can feel like forever. Here Is Today is an amazingly cool website that makes it a little easier to see how much time has passed and just how short our presence in the universe has been. HIT offers up a a slick timeline visual that shows today in comparison to this month, this year, the century, epochs, and more. It doesn't make your latté wait feel any shorter, but it does put it into perspective.

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geoduck

That is great. I especially love that after they get back to the formation of the earth, they go back through major biological events.

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