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Hubble Heritage Black and White Gallery of Images

When I look to the skies, when I see images of things far away from myself and every other living thing on Earth reminds me how truly small we are, and intensifies my belief of some 'thing' much, much greater that we could ever imagine. Galaxy NGC 4214: this 56Kb jpeg links to 252Kb jpeg

We define 'sanity' by what 'insanity' is not. 'Insanity' is the presence of madness, intense emotions, periods of detachment to reality and attachment to something beyond, it is an experience of life that many attempt to blind themselves to. People who truly believe they are 'sane' scare me...

...or just stopping because you keep knocking yourself down

"We went to the moon..." - Neil deGrasse Tyson

That one cloud of newly discovered space water vapor could supply 140 trillion planets that are just as wet as Earth is. Mind you, our own galaxy, the Milky Way, has about 400 billion stars, so if every one of those stars has 10 planets, each as wet as Earth, that’s only 4 trillion planets worth of water. The new cloud of water is enough to supply 28 galaxies with water.