We are just a pale blue dot (not even that, really)

(Right-click, and “view” the images below to fully view)

It’s amazing how insignificant we are when we try and comprehend how little we are in this universe.  We now know the sun does not revolve around the earth.  Soon we will realize that we are not the center of creation or this universe, either.  We’re sitting on a little crumb-sized planet- a pale blue planet.  Just starting to figure things out about  ourselves.



It’s a big universe.



Antares is the 15th brightest star in the sky.

It is more than 1000 light years away.

Here is a video representation of the above pictures:

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