11 images that capture the incredible vastness of space – Vox

Now if these views of outerspace do not glorify God as Creator, I do not know what does …. Praise belong to our God, so let us give Him the glory that is due His Holy Name alone … Shalom!

11 images that capture the incredible vastness of space – Vox.

We all know the sun is big. But this image, part of a great series on the size of astronomical objects by John Brady, underscores that it’s vast on a scale that’s simply impossible for our puny human minds to understand. We think of the Earth as a big place: flying around the equator on a 747 at top speed would take about 42 hours. Flying around the sun at the same speed, by contrast, would take about six months …

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https://www.vox.com/2015/4/17/8432733/space-maps