At first, the Real Explorer seeks “THE MAP,” a map that is permanent, indelible, and inviolate…later, such notions are mere grin-fodder.
Anything that must be explained will never be understood.
In gravitational, three dimensional worlds, to “think about” something is to measure it, and do note that some use feet, others use meters, some measure height, while others take width.
Just remember this – you can talk about it all you want to.
In real time there are no time zones.