“Space is big. You just won”t believe how vastly, hugely, mind- bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it”s a long way down the road to the chemist”s, but that”s just peanuts to space.” –Douglas Adams
What the brilliant Mr. Adams had to say about space (and the number 42) is absolutely true… most people just don”t realize it. You may think you know just how large our sun or our galaxy is, but when you see the comparisons to other heavenly bodies?
Just make room for your jaw on the floor.
Space? It”s big.
Really, really, REALLY big.
Watching the video below will make you realize just how small and insignificant our SUN is, let alone Planet Earth:
(via YouTube / morn1415)
If you suddenly feel frightened and alone, you”re not the only one. Space is a huge place and we know very little about it (and can see very little of it). Just sit back, relax and know that you”re already aware of the most important things in your life. Share this mind-blowing video with others by clicking below.