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The Scale of the Universe

The Scale of the Universe

This self-directed animation displays the entire scale of our universe. From the largest galaxies in our universe to Einstein's fabric. It is a great tool to teach perspective to students. Furthermore, it compares the sizes of various objects to the size of humans so it is a great help. Similar to the Powers of Tens concept, but a little different and more desrciptive I think.

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