Once in a while I like to remind myself and everyone how tiny we are. After the Indian-men-have-tiny-penises joke dies, I like to talk about our position in the universe.

Any guesses what this image shows?


The above image has 250,000 galaxies. There are hundreds of billions of galaxies in the observable universe. Our galaxy is quite possibly not even a dot in the image.

Here’s another interactive graphic at Scale Of The Universe.

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