Like a cross between the opening credits of Contact and the Simpson’s Universe couch gag, this video provides us an ever increasing have a look at how the smallest objects in existence examine in dimension to the most important.

Beginning with the material of space-time, we zoom out to the singularity of a black gap, then we zoom out to quarks, protons, atoms, DNA, sperm, grains of sand, lions, tigers, bears, whales, jets, zeppelins, skyscrapers, mountains, moons, planets, stars, black holes, galaxies and a lot in between. We’re someplace in there too, forgetting to place the bathroom seat down and attempting to resolve what to eat for dinner.


Nonetheless, that is the type of sobering demonstration of our place within the universe that all of us want from time-to-time.