Carl sez, "A petition to make Hella- the official SI prefix for 10^27, for measuring things bigger than Yotta- (the prefix for (US) billion trillion).
For instance: 'the sun (mass of 2.2 hellatons) would release energy at 0.3 hellawatts.'
It would also come in handy for eventually measuring Internet traffic and US national debt."
Nick Sousanis, who delivered his doctoral dissertation in comic book form, has a new comic in the current Nature magazine, explaining the last 25 years’ worth of climate talks, as a primer in advance of the Paris climate talks next week.
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