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Celestia 3D space software: http://sourceforge.net/projects/celes...

Another great visualization of star locations in 3D space: http://moebio.com/exomap/viewsofthesk...

minutephysics video about why it's dark at night: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gxJ4M7...

my video on moving illusions: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iw8idy...

rolling shutter effect: http://www.diyphotography.net/everyth...

Rolling shutter media:

guitar strings: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TKF6nF...
http://boingboing.net/2010/08/20/expl...
http://imgur.com/YQrBF
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rolling_...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fg9Ph5...

Big Dipper 3D: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia...

Voyager: http://voyager.jpl.nasa.gov/where/

angular diameter of celestial objects:

http://danbliss.blogspot.co.uk/2011/0...
http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap061228.html
http://mikkolaine.blogspot.co.uk/2014...
http://www.slate.com/blogs/bad_astron...

rolling shutter effect and galaxies:

http://www.madsci.org/posts/archives/...
http://physics.stackexchange.com/ques...

good passage about light-nanoseconds: http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=rK...

galactic year: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Galactic...

wiki pages on light dimming causes:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inverse-...
http://bit.ly/1g2Suuh
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_shift