I got the ball rolling
I guess i’ll post something off topic then…..http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sQw_C5KLhFM&list=FL6uaOLGDisN0OAiAWVpi6SA&index=11&feature=plpp_video
The Earth is rotating on its axis at a rate of 460 metres per second at the equator, and is orbiting the sun at a rate of about 30 kilometres per second. The sun is orbiting the centre of the Milky Way at a rate of about 220 kilometres per second. The Milky Way is moving at a speed of about 1000 kilometres per second towards a region of space 150 million light years away called the Great Attractor.