Manuscript/Mixed Material Diagram of all space and time
About this Item
- Diagram of all space and time
- Contributor Names
- Sagan, Carl (Author)
- Subject Headings
- - Physics
- - Sagan, Carl
- - Relativity
- - Quantum physics
- - Space and time
- - Manuscripts
- - A hand drawn diagram from Carl Sagan representing all of space and time. The X axis represents time, going into the future and into the past and the Y axis represents scale, from the size of the electron to the distances between galaxies. It marks the relatively small "realm of direct human experience" and the much larger "realm of quantum physics" and "realm of special relativity."
- Dimensions in inches: 11 x 17
- Source Collection
- The Seth MacFarlane Collection of the Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan Archive
- Manuscript Division
- Online Format
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Sagan, Carl. Diagram of All Space and Time. 1985. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/cosmos000086/. (Accessed March 19, 2018.)
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Sagan, C. (1985) Diagram of All Space and Time. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/cosmos000086/.
MLA citation style:
Sagan, Carl. Diagram of All Space and Time. 1985. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/cosmos000086/>.