Subjects » Nature » Astronomy
Wed, Sep 20, 2006, 11:09pm The View from Afar
Look, it's us! The dot in the rings. From about 1.5 billion kilometers*, Cassini spots our bad selves between some rings around Saturn. As big as it seems sometimes, it can't be over-stressed what a tiny speck we are in the greater insanity that is the universe. Meditating on this a few times a week can really put things into perspective. It can also drive you to extremes of anxiety. Either way, time well spent. [Read more…]
(2 comments, in Nature » Astronomy)