August 12, 2017 AT 12:30 am

The Solar System: True Scale #SaturdayMorningCartoons #SolarEclipse

This isn’t a cartoon. But with all the the talk of #solareclipse2017, we started to wonder about the true scale of the celestial bodies involved in this rare event, because the scale will help us understand just how special it all is.

This video from To Scale  is the most beautiful Earthbound depiction of the scale of our solar system we’ve found. Check it out. Really great work here.

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