If the moon were only 1 pixel on your screen, how big would the rest of the solar system be?
Just click this link, I beg you, and prepare to have your mind blown.
Absolutely amazing. Fantastic work by designer Josh Worth.
For a a different look at the problem of cosmic distance, check out my video “How Big is the Solar System?”:
And for lots more fun ways to look at the scale of the universe maybe watch this one called (naturally) "The Scale of the Universe":
Designers, inventors, filmmakers, partners - Charles and Ray Eames enjoy a rare occasion: Sunday morning together in their home near Santa Monica. The couple built the house, “a pleasant place for living and working,” in 1949. Charles died in 1978 after living more than half his 71 years in California. He once said, “Just being by an ocean is comforting.”
America’s Sunset Coast | National Geographic Society ©1978
Lloyd Wright, James Derby House, Glendale, California, 1926
Frank Lloyd Wright’s Kenneth Laurent House (1952), Rockford, Illinois
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Frank Lloyd Wright, Wingspread (Herbert Johnson House), Wind Point, Wisconsin, 1937.
Structures of Iceland shows the different types of man made buildings in the shadow of the icelandic landscape.
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