We have 5 answers, so far, to the Shape of the Universe:
Answers, below, are presented in order of either correctness (default), or mirthfulness.
We also asked chatGPT about the shape of the universe.
You can see the response we got.
Students of this website will see that ChatGPT is technically correct - though perhaps at the cost of clarity. The universe appears fractal up to almost the largest scale we can measure https://www.newscientist.com/article/dn14200-galaxy-map-hints-at-fractal-universe/
right up to 'steps' of 350 million light years, and since it is also actively expanding...
If it were fractal all the way then the idea that you return to your starting point would not hold since the perimeter of the Universe would be infinite (see our Press Release #2
- January 2023