All posts tagged "solar system"

  • Drawn to Scale - © Andrew Corden
    Science Books Lie about the Solar System

    Classic illustrations in Science books of the solar system are not according to scale and are only merely for illustration purposes. The distances between the planets are so exceedingly vast that there could not possibly be a scale...

    • Posted March 10, 2014
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  • australia_population
    10 Quick Facts about Our Earth and the Solar System That Will Make You Wonder

    1. Russia is bigger than Pluto That’s right, the surface area of Russia, 17 million sq. km, is greater than that of Pluto, 16.6 million sq. km. (Tweet this fact!) 2. The True Size of Africa Africa...

    • Posted January 28, 2014
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