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Response to unblock (Reply #1)

Mon Jun 9, 2014, 01:30 PM

5. No, it's right.

 

If you're just talking about the current estimated size of the observable universe at least... of course if today you fired off light towards where that edge is by the time it got there it wouldn't be the edge anymore, so it would actually take longer than that. A lot longer.

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