timeline of the unverse by charlie sanabria Charlie Sanabria Timeline of the Universe

Last updated April 8th 2017.

The history of the universe in a single image (sort of)

Inspired by Carl Sagan and his book Cosmos, I decided to create a timeline of historical events. Only those which I can tell a proper story (without Googling things) go here.

The scale is not linear 1 , so pay attention to the numbers on the time line. It is definitely not complete, but I guess it will never be...

  1. Obviously, you didn't expect me to fit 13.8 billion years in a single image, did you?

Timeline of the universe by cha sanabria

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