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|How Big Are Things?
Consider a grain of sugar,|
and a big box.
Each one is 10 times taller than the previous one.
They are about
Now lets play a scaling game!|
Imagine everything on your desk gets bigger, and bigger, and bigger.
Until Woooooosssshhhh, the grain of sugar is as big as a box! As big as a backpack!
The sugar has grown one thousand times bigger!
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