Reading The Solar System (in scale)

by Nick Glossop on February 4, 2013Comments Off on Reading The Solar System (in scale)


Volume 1, page 155, Earth

A scale model of our solar system in twelve 500 page volumes printed-on-demand. On page 1 the Sun, on page 6,000 Pluto. The width of each page equals one million kilometres.

This film takes us through the first volume where we encounter the Sun, Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars and the Asteroid Belt.

ASTRONOMICAL – The Movie from Mishka Henner on Vimeo.

via Laughing Squid

Originally posted Jan 27, 2012