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Sometimes it’s hard to visualize the size and scope of space travel


Space vehicles, to scale Maggie Koerth-Baker, boingboing.net
Dig­ging this draw­ing by astron­o­my blog­ger Invad­er Xan, show­ing space­ships of the past, present, and (pos­si­ble?) future lined up side-by-side for size com­par­i­son. I, for one, just learn that the Space Shut­tle Orbiter was larg­er than …

h/t itswilder: Kind of cool to see.

Sometimes it’s hard to visualize the size and scope of space travel

Space vehicles, to scale
Maggie Koerth-Baker, boingboing.net

Dig­ging this draw­ing by astron­o­my blog­ger Invad­er Xan, show­ing space­ships of the past, present, and (pos­si­ble?) future lined up side-by-side for size com­par­i­son. I, for one, just learn that the Space Shut­tle Orbiter was larg­er than …

h/t itswilder: Kind of cool to see.