Login / Register

How Big Do You Think This Spacecraft Is? Guess Again...

Thanks! Share it with your friends!


You disliked this video. Thanks for the feedback!

Sorry, only registred users can create playlists.

 Astronomy   |   Science
 Find Related Videos  added


Most images of spacecraft are set in space, so it can be hard to guess their size. We did some digging and the answers might surprise you.

This Is Not What Space Looks Like -
Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here -

Read More:

NASA's Juno Probe Spots 'Chaotic Storms' at Jupiter's Previously-Unseen Poles
"An unmanned NASA spaceship circling Jupiter has spotted massive cyclones at the gas giant's poles, revealing stunning new details about our solar system's largest planet, researchers said Thursday."

ISS Astronauts Land Safely After Nearly 200 Days in Space
"A Russian cosmonaut and an astronaut from France returned from the International Space Station on Friday (June 2), landing with one fewer crewmate than when they left Earth six months ago."

Miniature "Chipsats" Could be the First Step to Mankind Reaching Another Star
"To reach another star system, we need a method of propulsion other than current rocket technology. One of the most promising propulsion methods that could take us to the stars is photonic propulsion, or using a big laser to propel a small reflective spacecraft that has already been launched into orbit. This is how Stephen Hawking and Russian billionaire Yuri Milner hope to reach Alpha Centauri in our lifetimes as part of the Breakthrough Starshot initiative."

Seeker inspires us to see the world through the lens of science and evokes a sense of curiosity, optimism and adventure.

Visit the Seeker website

Subscribe now!

Seeker on Twitter

Trace Dominguez on Twitter

Seeker on Facebook


This episode of Seeker was hosted by Trace Dominguez.

Written by: Sophie Bakoledis

Post your comment


Be the first to comment