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Space is big, really big, but it makes for a gorgeous video

If you were riding a beam of light, how long does it take to traverse the solar system? A real-time video of the view from a photon as it leaves the centre of the sun and travels to Jupiter Of course ‘real-time’ is a bit crazy when you are talking about travelling at the speed of light, so strictly speaking it’s our frame of reference of what we think the photon would see, because relativity and science… but still, cool video! Riding Light on Vimeo.

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