The Weekly Filet brings you the five best links of the week, every Friday. Making sense of the big issues of our time (with a healthy dose of serendipity and nerdiness). Curated by journalist David Bauer.

A really good explanation of how big 52! actually is


So there are obviously quite a number of ways to sort a deck of 52 cards. Just how big? Try putting it in perspective using billions of years, the Pacific Ocean and the sun. Nerd gold.

Published in Weekly Filet #231, in March 2017. More on: #

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