Powers of Ten DVD

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This award-winning Eames video sends you on a fascinating excursion to the ends of the universe - large and small - to gain a better understanding of the concept of orders of magnitude.

This award-winning video sends you on a fascinating excursion to the ends of the universe to gain a better understanding of the concept of orders of magnitude.

Your adventure begins at a picnic. Every ten seconds, you view this starting point from ten times farther out, until our own galaxy is visible only as a speck of light among the multitude of other galaxies. Returning to Earth at breathtaking speed, you zoom in on a human hand, steadily increasing magnification until you find yourself inside a proton of a carbon atom within the DNA molecule of a white blood cell.