This map will blow your mind

2014-02-17 11:57

(Cary and Michael Huang)

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Cape Town- Do you remember those Geography lessons that made you think about just how gigantic the world is? Do you also remember those "Our Solar System" class topics that made you realise that actually, Earth is pretty small.

Well, we found a really cool interactive map that makes you see Earth, the Solar System and even humans in a whole new light.

This really awesome interactive map created by 14-year-olds Cary and Michael Huang from California shows you just how big the universe is.

This map, as seen on PolicyMic, also allows you to zoom through scale and space, and you can virtually zoom into see how small dust mites are, to how large the Statue of Liberty is, in relation to other “objects of the universe”.

What’s great is that you can also click on an object on the map to find out more information about the particular object you are curious about.

There really is no better way to explain this map, so go ahead and click here to experience it yourself.




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