How Big Really?

How Big Really?

I wonder what size it is...

Ever wondered how big the Great Wall of China really is? How long is the Space Shuttle launch pad?

Wonder no more! Have a look at How Big Really, a brilliant website from the BBC.

Choose your topic and type in a postcode - your postcode, or the postcode of a famous landmark. You'll be amazed at what comes out!

International Space Station over Big Ben

International Space Station over Big Ben

It's surprisingly big!

Area affected by the Gulf Oil Spill in 2010 over London

2010 Gulf Oil Spill over London

Comparing the size of something large to a place you know helps you visualise how big something really is.

Saturn V launch pad over Big Ben and Westminster

Saturn V launch pad over Big Ben

Wow, it's huge!

Which one is your favourite? Have a go and find out How Big Really!