powers of 10

Secret Worlds: The Universe Within: a cute Java-based powers-of-ten animation, from quarks to 10 million light years. There are a bunch of other neat microscope images and movies on the site too.
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4 Responses:

  1. j0ni says:

    base 10 is just so 50s

  2. greatbiggary says:

    Chromatin at 100 nanometers kinda looks like an Ahley knot (Java required), on one of his off days. Everything from about 10,000km to about 10m looks like a slideshow version of the awesome EarthViewer 3D. It looks like they just call it "Keyhole" now. Worth a try if you've never seen it.

  3. xxv says:

    if i only had some spare cycles to reimplement it as an xscreensaver...