Monday, December 1, 2008

Just TRY to comprehend this...

I did some math after watching this - to try to get a more tangible grasp of this concept - and came up with this:

Put a quarter on your desk. That is the Earth.

At that scale, the size of that last star is roughly 123 miles wide.

I love astronomy. It never fails to make your brain hurt.



  1. That music was absolutely beautiful. Cool video, Bar.

  2. that is the stupidest video i have ever seen barry. Me and my 3 roomates just wasted 3 minutes of our lives...but laughed histaricall, thanks for that:) hahaah