Reach for the stars greetings card
Reach for the stars greetings card
Reach for the stars greetings card
Reach for the stars greetings card

Reach for the stars greetings card

£3.00

Aim high and reach all of 4.2 light years away to the alpha centurai star system. Great for friends and family starting new adventures. Part of the astronomy collection.

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Front:Alpha centurai, our nearest star system. REACH FOR THE STARS”
Inside: Blank
Back: “The nearest star within the alpha centurai star system is proxima centurai, 4.2 light years away. Light travels at 186,000 miles per second. If you were travelling in a jet plane going at 500 miles per hour, equivalent to 0.14 miles per second, you would reach proxima centurai in 5,651,424 years.”

Size: 12.7 x 17.8 cm
Envelope: Recycled brown fleck Kraft
Cello: biodegradable
Card: 300gsm Soft Castillo White, Forestry Stewardship Council certified
Medium: watercolour background, pen and ink stars, stampers

Photos: Neil Spicer Photography, 2016

References
Distance to proxima centurai: imagine.gsfc.nasa.gov/features/cosmic/nearest_star_info