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Solar System to Scale September 19, 2015

Posted by Retired Geezer in Ballistics, Heroes.
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A group of friends went to a desert in Nevada and laid out a scale model of the Solar System.

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1. Retired Geezer - September 19, 2015

I was forced to post this because Science!

2. fictionalkevin - September 19, 2015

Cool. It gives a good sense of how vast the universe truly is.

3. Jimbro - September 22, 2015

There is a scale model of the solar system up in Aroostook County built by a professor at UMaine Presque Isle. Here’s a video of it if you’re into that kind of thing: http://is.gd/VE7Nc2

4. Saturday Matinee – Solar System Scale Model, Bonya & Kuzmich, & Billy Woodward | Tacky Raccoons - September 26, 2015

[…] a scale model of our solar system [via]. Were the Earth the size of a marble, take a guess as to how big this model was. (Hint: Bigger […]


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