As they say everything is bigger in TexasSome said that not me lmfao
Ten thousand years is about the age of modern civilization, so The Clock will measure out a future of civilization equal to its past. This assumes our civilization is in the middle of whatever journey we are on — an implicit statement of optimism.
To see #TheClock you need to start at dawn, like any pilgrimage. It will require a day’s hike to reach its interior gears.
It is still being assembled, deep inside a mountain, in West Texas.
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A monument scale mechanical clock, built inside a mountain, designed to keep accurate time for the next ten millennia. #TheClockofTheLongNow BravoZulu love it #dmr #surfman374 #jeffBezos #TwitterNews #WestTexas #TexasTime #MountainTime gonna need a lot of cowboys to wind that clock them cowgirls wound that clock back
JeffBezos is Building a Massive 10,000 Year Clock in a West #Texas Mountain
He posted footage of work in progress, which is located inside a mountain in the Sierra Diablo mountain range in Texas. The mechanical clock, according to Bezos’ tweet, is powered by day/night thermal cycles. It will reportedly measure 150 metres in diameter (500 feet).
Jeff Bezos’ 10000-year clock located inside a mountain will be powered by the Earth’s thermal cycles in West Texas.
It’s called The Clock of the Long Now, and Bezos is said to have spent US$42 million (S$58 million)building it. Currently under construction, the mechanical clock will stand at 150m in height when completed.So they say it’s only money right