How Big is Infinity?


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Using the fundamentals of set theory, explore the mind-bending concept of the “infinity of infinities” — and how it led mathematicians to conclude that math itself contains unanswerable questions.

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One Response to How Big is Infinity?

  1. back when i was a kid we would use the phrase "infinity plus one" to trump someone else's infinity argument…like, "no punch backs times infinity"
    kinda cool that we were sort of right…except for the punch back thing, on a long enough time line you always get punched back