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    For Your Astronomers: Earth's "Position" In The Universe [23624 x 2953] Large Image!


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    Slightly easier to load smaller version here

    It was all fine for me until I saw how insignificant even the supercluster is in the scheme of things now I'll get nothing done today cos let's face it, what's the point?

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    Quote Originally Posted by sonofsanta View Post
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    It was all fine for me until I saw how insignificant even the supercluster is in the scheme of things now I'll get nothing done today cos let's face it, what's the point?
    I'm still chuckling at that.

    Good share DaveP. I'm going to set it as my wallpaper to keep things in perspective.

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    It's mind boggling. It's beyond any sensible scale we can understand.

    And to think it would all fit on the head of a pin. That sort of compression would make 7Zip look poor.

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    "An insignificant blue dot..."
    Carl Sagan

    At this sort of scale, we aren't even that!

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