Saturday, January 25, 2014

We All Know the Sun is Big... But HOW Big?

I am an unapologetic sucker for any size comparison chart. I found this one, which isn't quite as powerful as some of the videos I've seen on the same topic. But it's still pretty cool.

Check out this link for a more interactive view of how big things are> --> CLICK ME

So remember, when you send the characters in your space opera to Mu Cephi, don't forget that it's pretty big. It might make for a complicated calendar for folks living there.

The Size of Milky Way Stars
by nihokrauss.
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  1. And now you've got this song stuck in my head:

  2. I saw big TV program from Discovery, and i was really impressed, how really our universe is big. I was so impressed, that wrote about it article with calculations and post at homework website.