World’s largest model solar system

I think this is really cool: the Department of Astronomy at Stockholm University (Sweden) have devised the world’s largest model solar system, at a scale of 1:20,000,000. The inner planets are in the vicinity of Stockholm, while the outer planets, dwarf planets, and distant objects are spread throughout the country.

image

Leave a comment

1 Comment

  1. Full lesson plan: Designing a model solar system | Mean Green Math

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: