We are all aware of how rich the likes of Jeff Bezos but actually understanding how much money the wealthiest people on Earth actually have is only eye-opening once it is visualised.
To do this we're not going to show you literally piles of money but take you on a trip to TikTok to watch a man counting grains of rice. Yes, really. Please bear with us and we'll explain.
In a video made by YouTuber Humphrey Talks, he explains the gargantuan scale between a billion dollars and $100,000.
In the clip, Humphrey visualises this mass difference in wealth by assigning $100,000 to a single grain of rice that distributing that to represent each man's net worth.
Unsurprisingly, the results which took Humphrey 12 hours to figure out, are jaw-dropping.
This video has since become a viral tweet after a user compared it to the gulf in wealth between the Democratic candidates Bernie Sanders (net worth $2.5 million) and Mike Bloomberg (net worth $59.6 billion).
This TikTok has a really good visual representation of a million versus a billion dollars, which is especially rele… https://t.co/Ly8pyt8U7H
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