Posts Tagged ‘Type’

Outer Space!

Friday, September 10th, 2010

All the Typographers down at the Nerdery are beside themselves over this! I count myself among them.

The distance to the moon is 385,000,000,000 mm. The size of an unkerned piece of normal cut Helvetica at 100pt is 136.23 mm. Therefore it would take 2,826,206,643.42 helveticas to get to the moon.

Read the whole deal here.