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Explain Like I'm 5: Bite sized answers to stuff you should know about - in a mini podcast


Jul 14, 2023

What is the tesseract? The geometric shape, not the fictional Marvel space stone! How can we visualize a 4D shape in a 3D world? What did the great Carl Sagan say about why it’s so hard for us to imagine 4 dimensions? Who discovered the tesseract in the first place?

... we explain like I'm five

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