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English: As an introduction to science, the Scale of the Universe is mapped to the Branches of Science and the Hierarchy of Science. The Scale of the Universe captures the average diameter of key systems. The scale needs to be cubed to make volume; it takes about 60 trillion atoms to make a human cell, 100 trillion cells to make a person, and 108 billion people have lived to build modern society.

Branches of Science captures the major areas of study in science. The images capture a fundamental building block for the scientific branch. Math is built up from binary logic, physics is built on atomic scale physical laws, life science is built by cellular behavior calculated through natural selection, social science is built on the human brain, and earth and space science begins with our own planetary body.

The hierarchy shows how scientific systems are built one atop the next. Mathematics is groups of logical units, chemistry is groups of atoms following physical laws, functional biology is groups of cells functioning as organisms and ecosystems, and sociology is groups of people governed by their individual psychology.
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current18:57, 1 November 2018Thumbnail for version as of 18:57, 1 November 20184,050 × 2,700 (4.48 MB)Efbrazil (talk | contribs)Matched text to Wikipedia format
18:51, 1 November 2018Thumbnail for version as of 18:51, 1 November 20184,050 × 2,700 (4.48 MB)Efbrazil (talk | contribs)minor edit
21:09, 30 October 2018Thumbnail for version as of 21:09, 30 October 20184,050 × 2,700 (4.18 MB)Efbrazil (talk | contribs)minor edit
20:26, 30 October 2018Thumbnail for version as of 20:26, 30 October 20184,050 × 2,700 (3.71 MB)Efbrazil (talk | contribs)I had gotten too cute by collapsing hierarchy with branches and people justifiably complained. Tried to keep the good parts of the new design while switching back to the old design.
21:10, 10 July 2018Thumbnail for version as of 21:10, 10 July 20184,050 × 2,700 (5.27 MB)Efbrazil (talk | contribs)Expanded categories for clarity
17:02, 15 May 2018Thumbnail for version as of 17:02, 15 May 20184,050 × 2,700 (6.36 MB)Efbrazil (talk | contribs)Removed background image as it was distracting, renamed slide, tweaked atom image
21:24, 19 November 2016Thumbnail for version as of 21:24, 19 November 20161,600 × 1,200 (3.55 MB)Efbrazil (talk | contribs)Full graphical redesign, removing more controversial "hierarchy of science", which can be implied from the ordering of sciences
17:17, 29 June 2013Thumbnail for version as of 17:17, 29 June 20131,600 × 1,200 (1,003 KB)Efbrazil~commonswiki (talk | contribs)graphical tweaks 2
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16:49, 27 June 2013Thumbnail for version as of 16:49, 27 June 20131,600 × 1,200 (1,022 KB)Efbrazil~commonswiki (talk | contribs)Corrected scale sizing
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