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martes, 26 de enero de 2016

#EARTHisHOME 1


1. This is the Earth, our home!
 

NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Image / Via visibleearth.nasa.gov.

2. And this is where you live in your neighborhood, the solar system.



Via foxnews.com

3. Here's the distance, to scale, between the Earth and the moon. Doesn't look too far, does it?



4. THINK AGAIN. Inside that distance you can fit every planet in our solar system, nice and neatly.




PerplexingPotato / Via reddit.com

5. But let's talk about planets. That little green smudge is North America on Jupiter.


NASA / John Brady / Via astronomycentral.co.uk

6. And here's the size of Earth (well, six Earths) compared with Saturn:



NASA / John Brady / Via astronomycentral.co.uk