Scale Of The Universe

  • metta

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    May 22, 2012 7:06 PM GMT


    http://www.htwins.net/scale2/
  • TheBizMan

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    May 22, 2012 7:46 PM GMT
    I love these things.
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    May 22, 2012 9:25 PM GMT


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    May 22, 2012 9:29 PM GMT
    I've seen these before. I'm sure the scale is mathematically accurate, but the interface doesn't nearly give you a realistically visceral sense of how huge these things are.
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    May 22, 2012 9:32 PM GMT
    Ariodante saidI've seen these before. I'm sure the scale is mathematically accurate, but the interface doesn't nearly give you a realistically visceral sense of how huge these things are.


    wait.. what are we talking about?
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    May 22, 2012 9:33 PM GMT
    creyente said
    Ariodante saidI've seen these before. I'm sure the scale is mathematically accurate, but the interface doesn't nearly give you a realistically visceral sense of how huge these things are.


    wait.. what are we talking about?


    Those scroll maps that show you the scale of things.
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    May 22, 2012 9:33 PM GMT
    creyente said
    Ariodante saidI've seen these before. I'm sure the scale is mathematically accurate, but the interface doesn't nearly give you a realistically visceral sense of how huge these things are.


    wait.. what are we talking about?

    Mah balls.
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    May 22, 2012 9:33 PM GMT
    Ariodante said
    creyente said
    Ariodante saidI've seen these before. I'm sure the scale is mathematically accurate, but the interface doesn't nearly give you a realistically visceral sense of how huge these things are.


    wait.. what are we talking about?


    Those scroll maps that show you the scale of things.


    Oh whew.. thought THEGUYNEXTDOOR was showing his pics again.
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    May 22, 2012 9:36 PM GMT
    Picometers are tiny!
  • Daknee

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    May 22, 2012 9:47 PM GMT
    This really puts a perspective on things!icon_eek.gif
  • sloughwest

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    May 22, 2012 9:48 PM GMT
    I enjoyed icon_smile.gif thanks for sharing.... but remember it's not size that matters, it's how you use it
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    May 22, 2012 9:58 PM GMT
    pretty cool
  • spacemagic

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    May 26, 2012 3:00 AM GMT
    Love this.
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    Jun 04, 2012 5:54 PM GMT
    This is pretty interesting. For space, its hard to understand that we have only examine not even 1/10,000,000,000 of the sky.