Do You Want To Ride A Rocket Through Our Solar System?

It's now possible

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For those of you obsessed with celestial matters, BBC have created a really fascinating illustrated infographic that lets you explore Space. 

The interactive animation allows you to pilot a rocket through the Solar System. The graphic contains lots of information about things like "how close comets have come to our planet; what is the farthest travelled by a human being; how long the trip will take if you were on the Starship Enterprise.." 

If you want to drive the rocket, go straight to the inteactive map here.

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