Ever look up at the night sky and wonder just what the other planets look like up close? Brad Goodspeed did, so he created a hypnotic video that gives us a look at massive planets up close and personal if they were as close to Earth as our moon and how they would affect our home.
If Jupiter were as close to us as the moon, its strong gravity might wreak havoc on tides. The gravitational attraction of the moon causes the oceans to bulge out in the direction of the moon. Jupiter's strong pull could make every wave feel like a tsunami.
Let's be glad that Jupiter is very far away.
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