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La luna

我们被美丽的地球庇护着

外面都是深邃的黑暗空间

会不会有和这一样的地方

那些地方还有没有其他人

 

Out there in all that black space

could there be another place like it?

Is there anybody else out there?

 

(这是星空、月亮和月光光晕合成的图片)

    

附:

Voyager:

 

From this distant vantage point

从如此遥远的地方看上去

the Earth might not seem of any particular interest

地球只不过是一个不能区分任何细节的小点

But for us, it's different

但它对于我们,是那样不同

Look again at that dot. That's here, that's home, that's us

再看一眼这个小点吧,这就是我们所处的地方,这就是我们的家园,这就是我们

On it everyone you love, everyone you know, everyone you ever heard of

你们所爱的人,你们所认识的人,你们曾经听说过的人

every human being who ever was, lived out their lives

每一个曾在世上活过的人,都在这里度过一生

The aggregate of our joy and suffering

我们所有的欢乐、苦难的经历

thousands of confident religions, ideologies and economic doctrines

千万种自信的意识形态、宗教、经济学说

every hunter and forager, every hero and coward

每一个以狩猎和采集为生的人,每一个英雄和懦夫

every creator and destroyer of civilization, every king and peasant

每一个文明的缔造者和毁灭者,每一个国王和农夫

every young couple in love, every mother and father

每一个热恋的青年情侣,每一个父亲和母亲

hopeful child, inventor and explorer, every teacher of morals

所有满怀希望的儿童,所有研究者和探索者,每一个受人尊敬的道德师长

every corrupt politician, every "superstar" ,every "supreme leader"

每一个腐败政治家,每一个超级明星,每一个超级领袖

every saint and sinner in the history of our species lived there –

每一个人类历史上的圣者和罪人,都曾经生活在这里——

on a mote of dust suspended in a sunbeam

在这个悬浮在太阳光束里的尘埃小点上

 

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Taken on October 3, 2009