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Counting Sheep

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A scientist has a test tube full of sheep. He
wonders if he should try to shrink a pasture
for them.
They are like grains of rice.
He wonders if it is possible to shrink something
out of existence.
He wonders if the sheep are aware of their tininess,
if they have any sense of scale. Perhaps they think
the test tube is a glass barn ...
He wonders what he should do with them; they

certainly have less meat and wool than ordinary
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Angel baeza 02 May 2018

I love how the questions of science sound childlike when you have an absurd premise like the sheep

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