The size of the universe is nearly beyond comprehension.  Check it out after the jump!

This is really fascinating; it’s rather dazzling to see it presented this way.

I certainly thought this was enlightening. Beyond our sun, it’s a big universe.

Antares is the 15th brightest star in the sky. It is more than 1,000 light years away.  Try to wrap your mind around this next picture.  This is a Hubble telescope ultra deep field infrared view of countless entire galaxies billions of light years away.

Below is a close-up of one of the darkest regions of the photo above.

Humbling, isn’t it?