Map of Brain Town, from the map of Knowledge by Marian Bantjes
Orbits of the Planets by Michæl Paukner on Flickr.
Orbits of the Planets
A scale model of the orbits of the planets in our solar system. The inner planets’ orbits and sun are to the same scale. They would fit in the smallest orbit of the outer planets. The sun’s light takes over 4 hours to reach neptune at a mean distance of 4,504,300,000 kilometers.
Here you can learn more about our solar system: science.nationalgeographic.com/science/space/solar-system
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Paris: Plan of the Artists of the Revolution (1793).
Herb Lester’s designs good-looking maps of major cities in collaboration with artists, illustrators and designers. Here is an East London map work.