One of heroes, https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brewster_Kahle was lead engineer on the Connection Machine! I love his work on Internet Archive and it’s great to see how his way of thinking has been turned into practical things.
Indeed – and if we commonly settle on 11 dimensional objects as right, it might be because we’re prone to by it being natural. [wait, I’m just restating what you said! But I like that thought]