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PhotonQ-Fishing Lake from the Sky

"The choice is with us still, but the civilization now in jeopardy is all humanity. As the ancient myth makers knew, we are children equally of the earth and the sky. In our tenure on this planet we've accumulated dangerous evolutionary baggage — propensities for aggression and ritual, submission to leaders, hostility to outsiders — all of which puts our survival in some doubt. But we've also acquired compassion for others, love for our children and desire to learn from history and experience, and a great soaring passionate intelligence — the clear tools for our continued survival and prosperity. Which aspects of our nature will prevail is uncertain, particularly when our visions and prospects are bound to one small part of the small planet Earth. But up there in the immensity of the Cosmos, an inescapable perspective awaits us. There are not yet any obvious signs of extraterrestrial intelligence and this makes us wonder whether civilizations like ours always rush implacably, headlong, toward self-destruction. National boundaries are not evident when we view the Earth from space. Fanatical ethnic or religious or national chauvinisms are a little difficult to maintain when we see our planet as a fragile blue crescent fading to become an inconspicuous point of light against the bastion and citadel of the stars. Travel is broadening." --- Carl Sagan

 

This morning watching from the "sky" over this deep blue milky eye... looking at the celestial blue frontier, dreaming through the reflection of this complex and wonderful tool that came to be the eye... wondering..... dreaming.... waking up tonight, like every nights, mornings, over the last few days, with the visions and wise words from our curious friend Carl Sagan, reminding us that The Frontier Is Everywhere (The Sagan Series)

  

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Uploaded on March 20, 2012