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Scale of the universe animation

  1. Feb 9, 2012 #1

    Ryan_m_b

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    An absolutely amazing animation:
    [strike]http://images.4channel.org/f/src/589217_scale_of_universe_enhanced.swf [Broken][/strike] Link broken
    http://www.newgrounds.com/portal/view/589217
     
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  3. Feb 9, 2012 #2

    Evo

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    Very nice!
     
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  4. Feb 9, 2012 #3
    That's pretty cool! Good find Ryan_m_b
     
  5. Feb 9, 2012 #4

    Ryan_m_b

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    Cheers :smile: the 1st version when it came out last year became my favourite thing on the internet for ages lol. Whenever I was with a group of people and the situation turned into a bit of a youtube party I would bring it out. Now I've got a new thing to show!
     
  6. Feb 9, 2012 #5

    dlgoff

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    Thank you for this.
     
  7. Feb 9, 2012 #6
    Nice.
    What to they mean by "Total Human Height" ? It appears in after you zoom out a little from the scale of sun.
     
  8. Feb 9, 2012 #7

    Ryan_m_b

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    I saw that too. I'm guessing that means the height of all 7 billion of us which off the top of my head would work out to 14 million kilometres or 45 light seconds.
     
  9. Feb 9, 2012 #8

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    This animation was so cool!!!
     
  10. Feb 9, 2012 #9

    micromass

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    Hmmm, somewhere it says "Some neutrinos go faster than light". That's a very dangerous thing to say right now. I would prefer if they didn't mention it...
     
  11. Feb 9, 2012 #10
    Click on the objects to get information about them.
     
  12. Feb 9, 2012 #11

    rhody

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    Two thumbs up Ryan. I have another one similar, but with real images, I will see if I can find and post it.

    Rhody... :cool:
     
  13. Feb 9, 2012 #12

    DaveC426913

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    That is awesome!
    Yes. Cosmic Zoom. We watched it back in school. Very cool.


    I like the additional elements this one brings to the table - the familiar objects for scale, and the interactivity.
     
  14. Feb 9, 2012 #13

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    I looked it up, what I saw was newer, a year or two ago tops, I liked how you could scale ryan's animation, here is another one I found, a youtube video.



    Rhody...
     
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  15. Feb 10, 2012 #14
    http://img593.imageshack.us/img593/5028/powersoftwo2.png [Broken]
     
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  16. Feb 10, 2012 #15
    When I clicked on your link I just got the main page of 4channel with no obvious link to the animation.

    Here's a couple more:




    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Er7tKurvBW0&feature=related
     
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  17. Feb 10, 2012 #16

    chiro

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    What he said :)
     
  18. Feb 10, 2012 #17
    I lold hard at Russel's Teapot! Nice "touch"...

    I still get... goosebumps by watching these and other documentaries and I'm almost turning 25. Does that make me immature? :P
     
  19. Feb 10, 2012 #18

    Ryan_m_b

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    Not at all :smile: that shows a sign of aesthetic appreciation.

    If you were to start bragging about where certain body parts or people's mama's would fit now that would be immature :tongue2:
     
  20. Feb 10, 2012 #19

    Dembadon

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    Very cool! :!!)
     
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  21. Feb 15, 2012 #20

    rhody

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    Ryan,

    I just went back to watch it again, it is gone !!! :grumpy: No... Is it repairable ?

    Rhody...
     
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