Counting this way for unspeakable eons,
Using unspeakable numbers,
Counting eons by these atoms,
One atoms standing for ten myriad unspeakable numbers of eons,
If you praise a single Universally Good for that many eons,
It would still be impossible to exhaust the amount of virtue of Universal Good.
—from the Avatamsaka Sutra
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Googology is the mathematical study of large numbers, their properties, and their nomenclature. If you're interested in the subject, but you don't know where to start, try reading about some basic functions and ideas:
Short essay on the foundations and history of the field
March 30, 2013: Due to their importance to large number studies, we have decided to introduce articles about Cantor's ordinals! Checkthemout, or better, help us build them!
March 19, 2013: We need your help with a new article, List of googological functions, which indexes various functions and notations using FGH.
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