The reality of our universe is so much more impressive then the false reality presented by any of its’ man-made religions, it boggles the mind. The gods presented to us as candidates for worship are all so small and inconsequential when compared to the vast reality of what is, it is really a wonder why anyone pays any attention to them at all. If man is searching for meaning, he need look no further then his place in the cosmos.
Through three giant images, the GigaGalaxy Zoom project reveals the full sky as it appears with the unaided eye from one of the darkest deserts on Earth, then zooms in on a rich region of the Milky Way using a hobby telescope, and finally uses the power of a professional telescope to reveal the details of an iconic nebula.
The video tells the story better than I ever could. I like posting stuff like this a lot better, actually, then rants about small gods or Republicans screwing up health care. Enjoy the video, and check out the web site in the link above. Enjoy!
I know this clip is all over the net, but that’s ’cause it deserves to be. If you haven’t seen it, enjoy!