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The minimum sound threshold a human ear drum can detect is 1x10^-12 watts/square meter. To put in perspective just how sensitive that is, if
To put in perspective just how sensitive that is, if our ear drum was the size of England, it could detect the weight of a banana on it.
A jiffy is an actual unit of time
defined as the time it takes for light to travel one fermi, which is approximately the size of a nucleon
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