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Our Solar System...

If you want to get a little bit of a sense about how big our own Solar System is, check out this site. Dude gives you a way to physically get a feel of the size.

It's the "The Earth as a Peppercorn". I've walked this out before. Blows your mind. Lots of good info here along with the exercise....

http://www.noao.edu/education/peppercorn/pcmain.html