The Scale Of The Universe - Interactive

This is an interactive look at the smallest bit of the Universe, to the largest. Click on the link below to go to the APOD website.

What does the universe look like on small scales? On large scales? Humanity is discovering that the universe is a very different place on every proportion that has been explored. For example, so far as we know, every tiny proton is exactly the same, but every huge galaxy is different. On more familiar scales, a small glass table top to a human is a vast plane of strange smoothness to a dust mite — possibly speckled with cell boulders. Flash Animation Credit & Copyright: Cary & Michael Huang.

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

This post was created by a user and has not been vetted or endorsed by BuzzFeed's editorial staff. BuzzFeed Community is a place where anyone can post awesome lists and creations. Learn more or post your buzz!

          
    Hot Buzz

    What Books Have Gotten You Through A Hard Time?

    collection

    What Emoji Do You Wish Existed?

    collection
    Now Buzzing