SpdrJay: There's no wind in space and the inertia of your hat would be proximate to the inertia of your head.
fusillade762: [noiselesschatter.com image 426x239]/oblig
cretinbob: It's a great big universeAnd we're all really punyWe're just tiny little specksAbout the size of Mickey Rooney.It's big and black and inkyAnd we are small and dinkyIt's a big universe and we're not.[static.flickr.com image 300x223]
Fast Moon: "The turn of the Earth. The ground beneath our feet spinning at a thousand miles an hour. And the entire planet is hurtling around the sun at 67,000 thousand miles an hour and I can feel it. We're falling through space, you and me. Clinging to the skin of this tiny little world and if we let go..."/totally not obscure
Dimensio: Think again, submitter
cretinbob: About the size of Mickey Rooney.
Delta1212: We're moving through space at a million miles per hour. And 100 million miles per hour. And we're not moving.Giving a speed for how fast we're traveling through space without a point of reference is literally meaningless.
Stavr0: cretinbob: About the size of Mickey Rooney.Too soon, man.*sob*
Parthenogenetic: And this, as I tried to explain to my kids, is why ghost sightings are bullshiat.Ghosts are incorporeal, and not subject to gravity, right?So in order for a ghost to appear stationary relative to you, it has to be constantly moving to match the rotation of the earth and the earth's orbit around the sun, not to mention any movement vector of the solar system as a whole relative to, I don't know, the galactic center. Or whatever.
Mikey1969: You know, the "unscientific" version is close enough to being accurate. I appreciate that it has been updated for accuracy and all, but this makes it sound like the previous artist is mentally defective or something.
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