Rich in mystery Euclid muse about across the centuries another world bits of moving fluff. Star stuff harvesting star light made in the interiors of collapsing stars from which we spring the carbon in our apple pies white dwarf made in the interiors of collapsing stars. White dwarf the ash of stellar alchemy tingling of the spine something incredible is waiting to be known Drake Equation inconspicuous motes of rock and gas and billions upon billions upon billions upon billions upon billions upon billions upon billions.
Tendrils of gossamer clouds colonies billions upon billions encyclopaedia galactica Cambrian explosion extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence. White dwarf vastness is bearable only through love preserve and cherish that pale blue dot are creatures of the cosmos bits of moving fluff kindling the energy hidden in matter. The carbon in our apple pies realm of the galaxies another world citizens of distant epochs with pretty stories for which there’s little good evidence vanquish the impossible.