A Way to Infinity
What exactly is ‘infinity’? Is anything truly infinite? Is the Universe infinite? Either way, how do we investigate infinity and arrive at an answer?
Infinity can be surprisingly close eg. it’s hidden in a circle, which can be orbited forever, even though the circle itself is limited. Yet infinity was discovered on a number line.
If there are stars in every direction of sky, then why is the night sky not full of light?
Absolute infinity is a useful abstraction without which modern mathematics could not exist.
Preview the entire film below and download the narrative script here.
KS 4-5 / Adults / 14min
Also available in Czech.