Aug 10, 2011

The Sun times a Billion

Our eyes and minds are not really designed to assimilate the scale of things that scientific observation reveals. Perhaps understandably, many still resist. Even the scientist deals with such things by abstracting the terms to a modicum of familiarity.

The following video wonderfully dispenses with the equations and numbers to give us a feel of the scale of the objects populating our night sky.

1 comment:

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