11 Impressing Comparisons That Will Surprise You

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Our perception of how big or small, clean or dirty, close or far things are isn't always accurate. An object may seem clean to you, but when you place it next to a brand new one, you change your opinion. The tallest person you know can look very tiny to an NBA player, and a normal-sized tomato suddenly looks very small when you place it near a huge tomato grown from an old seed. Here's a selection of eleven comparisons that will surprise you!

1. This is how dogs perceive colors versus how we see them. It was previously believed that dogs only see in black and white, but recent studies have shown that they do have color vision, only not as bright as ours.

1. This is how dogs perceive colors versus how we see them. It was previously believed that dogs only see in black and white, but recent studies have shown that they do have color vision, only not as bright as ours.

2. The human skeleton versus a gorilla skeleton. It's impressive to notice both similarities and differences between the two.

2. The human skeleton versus a gorilla skeleton. It's impressive to notice both similarities and differences between the two.

3. Notice the size difference between an American Shorthair and a Maine Coon.

3. Notice the size difference between an American Shorthair and a Maine Coon.

4. This is what the exterior doorknob looks like on a house built next to the ocean. As you can see, the inside knob looks very different.

4. This is what the exterior doorknob looks like on a house built next to the ocean. As you can see, the inside knob looks very different.

5. This is the same cat, before and after it was adopted.

5. This is the same cat, before and after it was adopted.

6. Notice the huge difference between the ceiling tiles of the smoking (left) and non-smoking (right) sections in the Da Nang airport.

6. Notice the huge difference between the ceiling tiles of the smoking (left) and non-smoking (right) sections in the Da Nang airport.

7. Berlin in 1890 versus today.

7. Berlin in 1890 versus today.

8. Before and after polishing silver. What a huge difference!

8. Before and after polishing silver. What a huge difference!

9. The common modern tomato you usually buy at a store versus a tomato grown from 150-year-old seeds. Have you ever seen a tomato like this?

9. The common modern tomato you usually buy at a store versus a tomato grown from 150-year-old seeds. Have you ever seen a tomato like this?

10. The huge difference between two popes: Pope Benedict and Pope Francis.

10. The huge difference between two popes: Pope Benedict and Pope Francis.

11. What the Arctic looked like 130 years ago compared to what it looks like toda

11. What the Arctic looked like 130 years ago compared to what it looks like toda

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