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Earth as a Peppercorn:
 A Scale Walk of the
 Solar System

Sunday, May 22, 2016

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Can you picture the size of the solar system? 
Join a team of guides for a journey around the Museum on a scale walk of the solar system, where Earth is the size of a peppercorn, the Sun is the size of a soccer ball, and each step covers more than three million miles. Hear about each of the planets and other parts of the solar system and learn about our home in the cosmos.