When people go within and connect with themselves, they realize they are connected to the universe and they are connected to all living things. --Armand Dimele

Four Degrees of Separation

Four Degrees of Separation

Nov 26, 2011-- In 1929, Hungarian author Frigyes Karinthy proposed that there were six degrees of separation between any two people in the world. The theory was made popular by a play, movie and later a trivia game in which players try to link the actor Kevin Bacon to another Hollywood star within six steps. Yesterday, Facebook announced that with its 721 million members, and 69 billion friendships between them, there are only 3.74 degrees of separation between any one Facebook user and another. Researchers summarized it like this: "A friend of your friend probably knows a friend of their friend." (5303 reads)


Read Full Story
What's your reaction? inspiring fascinating courageous hopeful
Take ActionExpand your sense of connection: engage meaningfully with a friend of a friend.



Quote Bulletin


He who is greatest among you shall be your servant.
Matthew 23:11

Search by keyword: Happiness, Wisdom, Work, Science, Technology, Meditation, Joy, Love, Success, Education, Relationships, Life
Contribute To      
Upcoming Stories      

Subscribe to DailyGood

We've sent daily emails for over 16 years, without any ads. Join a community of 244,613 by entering your email below.

  • Email:
Subscribe Unsubscribe?