June 10th, 2008

Filed under: Cosmos — newseditor @ 5:03 pm



The fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas covered planet going around a nuclear fireball 90 million miles away and think this to be normal is obviously some indication of how skewed our perspective tends to be.
– Douglas Adams


  1. Discussion with Robin today was a little along these lines. He suggested that when we begin using more than 10% of our brains, we just may see more than 10 % of what we are really existing within. Think he may have a point.

    Comment by di — June 10, 2008 @ 9:13 pm

  2. Just trying to follow one angle as the figure rotates…impossible it seems

    Comment by Crow Side — June 10, 2008 @ 9:56 pm

  3. as buckminster fuller said ‘scenario universe is non-simultaneously apprehended’… symptomatic of our hominid monkey brain apparatus. fortunately, life on earth has it’s redeeming features – we’re not trapped in the genetic jumpsuit for too long at a time.

    Comment by newseditor — June 11, 2008 @ 5:03 pm

  4. what does that mean? we can’t catch anything with both hands at the same time while we are looking up?

    Comment by di — June 11, 2008 @ 11:24 pm

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