A lesson in perspective…

Some feel that it is egotistical and ignorant to believe we are alone in the universe. Most agree that it is difficult for us to grasp the vastness of space. Either way, photos like this capture the imagination because some things are just unfathomable

You said, tell me about your books, your visions made of flesh and light and I said This is the Moon. This is the Sun. Let me name the stars for you. - Richard Siken, excerpt of Snow and Dirty Rain

"The heavens declare the glory of God;   the skies proclaim the work of His hands." Psalm 19:1

"The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of His hands." Psalm 19:1

Planet Earth At Night  http://astronomyisawesome.com/solar-systems/cool-facts-about-earth/

Planet Earth At Night http://astronomyisawesome.com/solar-systems/cool-facts-about-earth/

One a small scale we are a speck in the universe

Visualizing The Size And Scale Of Our World

<b>Cosmic eye candy.</b> This week marks the anniversary of the launch of the Hubble Space Telescope way back in 1990. Thanks, Hubble, for providing us with "whoa" fodder for 22 years!

42 Mind-Blowing Photos Of Space From The Hubble Telescope

<b>Cosmic eye candy.</b> This week marks the anniversary of the launch of the Hubble Space Telescope way back in 1990. Thanks, Hubble, for providing us with "whoa" fodder for 22 years!

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