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How To Calculate ‘Dog Years’ Correctly

How To Calculate ‘Dog Years’ Correctly

If you’ve ever multiplied your pup’s age by 7 to get some perspective on how old or young they really are, you’ve probably noticed the formula has its flaws. A new calculation is a bit harder to remember, but gives an answer that may be more accurate.

Use Wolfram Alpha To Conceptualise Giant Numbers

Use Wolfram Alpha To Conceptualise Giant Numbers

Our monkey brains didn’t evolve to understand big numbers without some help. So when you run into an abstract figure, it’s good to have some real-world thing to compare it to. That’s why I memorise a few stats about the U.S. population; that’s why we made a video comparing Jeff…