[Python-ideas] OT: slowing rotation [was: High Precision datetime]

Stefan Behnel stefan_ml at behnel.de
Fri May 18 04:27:25 EDT 2018


Greg Ewing schrieb am 18.05.2018 um 10:05:
> Ethan Furman wrote:
>> How long before the earth stops rotating?  
> 
> Apparently about 1.9 trillion years.

So, does that mean we now need to hold our breath for 1.9 british trillion
years or 1.9 american trillion years?

Assuming you were referring to the French-Latin-Arabic based numbers and
naming systems at all, that is... And anyway, what's that point doing
there, right between the "1" and the "9" ?

Stefan



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