I’m so worried that I might actually do this someday.
An interesting model of our solar system’s path as it travels through space in the Milky Way.
Certainly a departure from usual models that show the Sun as a static object, which it certainly isn’t
This is badass.
This is perfect. I wish I knew where I could find the original video. It looks like it could be a NOVA animation, as it is very high quality.
Thinking of the solar system in this way is very satisfying for me. I can’t really explain it, but staring at this just makes me feel calm. We’re all just along for the ride.
Here. Have a silly animated version, too.
"I got 42 maybes Bob! WHO CAN PLAN FOR THAT?!”
I requested this gif - thanks for making it, bobsgifs!
"If you think about it… any box could have vibrators in it."
And suddenly it became strikingly clear what spawned Steve’s love of super-contrasty eye-makeup.
These shots were painful, but rewarding.
Click-through for the full size GIF.
STPR is only 5 days away!
I’ve been staring at this for somewhere between 3 minutes and 3 days.
Look! I made something!