MAY 30, 2018 3:29 PM PDT

How Big Are We in Relation to Space?

WRITTEN BY: Anthony Bouchard

When you hear the phrase "life-sized," what comes to mind? Most people think of things comparatively-sized to themselves, but the observable universe teaches us just how insignificant we are in comparison to some of the objects found in space. In this infographic, we keep that in mind as we put things into perspective.

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About the Author
  • Fascinated by scientific discoveries and media, Anthony found his way here at LabRoots, where he would be able to dabble in the two. Anthony is a technology junkie that has vast experience in computer systems and automobile mechanics, as opposite as those sound.
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