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Visualizing The Size And Scale Of Our World  via all that is interesting #Infographic #Solar_System

The scale of it all! Understanding the size of Earth in comparison to the rest of our solar system -- an amazing illustration to visualize the size and scale of our world!

36 Rare Pictures That Everybody Needs To See Right Now. #2 Will Blow Your Mind! When Sunlight Passes Through, This Rare Meteorite, Known As Fukang Meteorite, Becomes Absolutely Beautiful.

Amazing/Rare/Weird Pictures When Sunlight Passes Through, This Rare Meteorite, Known As Fukang Meteorite, Becomes Absolutely Beautiful

Perseid meteor shower seen from Snowy Range in Wyoming. | 24 Awe-Inspiring Photos Of Earth And Space

Photographer David Kingham created this composite image from 23 photos on August He writes, “Last night I went out to Snowy Range in Wyoming in search of dark skies for the Perseid meteor shower. (Photo by David Kingham)

Unforgettable picture of Felix Baumgartner on the edge of space

Red Bull Stratos: 1 man's attempt to transcend human limits with a free-fall jump from the edge of space? Come in Felix Baumgartner and Red Bull Stratos.

Image represents a futuristic feeling or mood associated with the relaxing and healing aura of our universe..

Beautiful Cosmic image brought to you courtesy of Robot Radio. Image represents a futuristic feeling or mood associated with the relaxing and healing aura of our universe

“The Horsehead Nebula” (left), by Bill Snyder, (Winner), and “At the Feet of Orion (NGC 1999) - Full Field”, by Marco Lorenzi. | 11 Psychedelic Pictures Of Space That Won Awards This Year

“The Horsehead Nebula”. The photo of the Horsehead Nebula includes the folds of illuminated gases below the well-known formation. Winner in the Deep Space category. (Photo by Bill Snyder, USA/The Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2014 Contest)

“Quite possibly, the purpose of the universe is to provide a congenial home for self-conscious creatures who can ask profound questions and who can probe the nature of the universe itself.” ― Owen Gingerich

Crescent Moon & Earth from space. "Quite possibly, the purpose of the universe is to provide a congenial home for self-conscious creatures who can ask profound questions and who can probe the nature of the universe itself.

The "Black Eye" galaxy, so named because an ancient cosmic smashup produced a dark ring and a roiling, conflicted interior.  (Reuters / NASA)

The Black Eye Galaxy (Messier is a spiral galaxy with an apparent magnitude of lying approximately 24 million light years from Earth. It is sometimes also called the Sleeping Beauty Galaxy or Evil Eye Galaxy.

9 Incredible Photos of our Universe Nebula

the cosmic ice sculptures of the Carina Nebula via Hubblesite. The visible space is big, complex and can be incredibly beautiful. from 9 Incredible Photos of our Universe Nebula