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How to build a universe | by annasbraga
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How to build a universe

"I think we’ve all arrived at a very special place. spiritually, ecumenically, grammatically."


So, story behind this photo, me and a friend decided to go on a (loooong) hike on a Sunday evening around the Retiro do Chalé mountains. The sunset was beautiful and this view particularly, got me speechless.. It's funny to imagine how huge the universe is and how little we are, how little we know.. Here is a book quote that goes well with it in my opinion. I hope you enjoy :)

Canon 15mm Fisheye


"Welcome. And congratulations. I am delighted that you could make it. Getting here wasn't easy, I know. In fact, I suspect it was a little tougher than you realize.

To begin with, for you to be here now trillions of drifting atoms had somehow to assemble in an intricate and intriguingly obliging manner to create you. It's an arrangement so specialized and particular that it has never been tried before and will only exist this once. For the next many years (we hope) these tiny particles will uncomplainingly engage in all the billions of deft, cooperative efforts necessary to keep you intact and let you experience the supremely agreeable but generally underappreciated state known as existence." -A Short Story Of Nearly Everything

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Taken on July 4, 2010