Description: As Douglas Adams said, “Space is big. Really big. You just won’t believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it’s a long way down the road to the chemist, but that’s just peanuts to space.” This is a stunning website from the BBC which shows the scale of our solar system and what a tiny fraction humans have visited so far.
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