The Solar System at Scale

Compare the classic, not at scale, view of the solar system with a view of it at its true scale. Then fast forward through billions of years to see how the sun will expand and transform into a Red Giant star. Its ultimate size, at scale with the rest of the solar system is a truly remarkable sight and best viewed in virtual reality! Aligned Standard: NGSS-MS-ESS1-3: Analyze and interpret data to determine scale properties of objects in the solar system. VR Skill: Beginner-friendly, user only needs to press the trigger Interactivity: Point and click Duration: ~3 minutes Recommended Ages: 8+ Supported Devices: Oculus Quest, Oculus Rift, Oculus Go, HTC Vive, Cardboard, mobile devices, PC, and Mac.



  • The Solar System at Scale