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11 Everyday Problems Solved With The Power Of Perspective

Oh yeah, we're specks.

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1. Your alarm doesn't go off.

Guess what, that green spot is North America compared to Jupiter.

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NASA / John Brady / Via astronomycentral.co.uk

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2. Then you realize you don't have any milk to put in your coffee.

California Milk Processing Board

Well this is what the situation on Earth looks like from Mars.

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NASA

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3. Then you're late for work.

This is the view of your office on Earth from Neptune, 4 billion miles away.

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NASA

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4. And your boss yells at you.

CW

Did you know that from within the Milky Way galaxy this is all we're seeing when look up from Earth at night.

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5. You're bored at work.

Pixar

Ok, but, in JUST this picture taken by the Hubble telescope, there are thousands and thousands of galaxies, each containing millions of stars, each with their own planets.

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Via hubblesite.org

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6. You bump into an ex on your way home.

Paramount Pictures

They seem pretty small compared to our solar system.

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By Andrew Z. Colvin (Own work) / Via creativecommons.org

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7. Your dog peed on the floor when you get in.

Markcarper / Getty Images

Seems pretty silly compared to this image of our SOLAR SYSTEM NEIGHBORS.

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By Andrew Z. Colvin (Own work) / Via creativecommons.org

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8. Then you feel like you overate at dinner and you're trying to lose 5 pounds.

Here's a visual of our neighboring GALAXIES.

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Above image by Andrew Z. Colvin / Via Wikimedia Commons

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9. Something you see on the internet bothers you.

Nickelodeon

OK, but really though, here's a view of our neighboring SUPER CLUSTERS.

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Above image by Andrew Z. Colvin / Via Wikimedia Commons

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10. You have some trouble falling asleep because you're worried about the next day.

Warner Brothers.

Don't worry because this is us in our "OBSERVABLE" UNIVERSE.

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Above image by Andrew Z. Colvin / Via Wikimedia Commons

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11. Your alarm doesn't go off again.

NBC

Just look at the size of an average comet compared to Los Angeles.

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Matt Wang / Via mentalfloss.com

Fuck it.

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