Tag Archives: Vastness

Wanderers by Erik Wernquist

Here we are inhabiting about 3/10 of a fragile little speck of dust. Suspended in a universe of such enormous scale that we might not be around for long enough to explore even 0.00001% of it. But it is an … Continue reading

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Carl Sagan – Pale Blue Dot

“That’s here. That’s home. That’s us.” ~ Carl Sagan, Pale Blue Dot Carl Sagan – a man who saw the poetry of the universe and spoke of it with an open heart and a clear mind.

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Thank You Carl Sagan

A man I have never known. A person with whom I never had a conversation or shared an experience has given me the greatest of gifts – the ability to grasp the universe as it is and to be humble before … Continue reading

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The Universe Is a Big Place…

Have you ever wondered how big the universe is? Have you ever wondered how tiny you are compared to the Earth or the Moon? Those are some reasonable questions. When I look up at the stars, I tend to imagine … Continue reading

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Quote by Carl Sagan

“How is it that hardly any major religion has looked at science and concluded, “This is better than we thought! The Universe is much bigger than our prophets said, grander, more subtle, more elegant?” Instead they say, “No, no, no! … Continue reading

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