The video was kewl, but I'd punch up the sound track.
"It's a great big universe and we're all really puny…"
"…Eric Metaxas, writing in the Wall Street Journal, of all places… talks about whether recent discoveries have made the world look more created/designed, or more eternal/undesigned."
Odds suggest there's lots of technological civilizations out in the universe, faith suggests the Government of God is in control, so why haven't they contacted us yet?
"I'm pretty sure the two most powerful beings in the universe could actually see all of the nations, literally."
They're not Out There. We are. And the Extremely Inhabited Universe is watching us closely
"we might get sterilized by a gamma ray burst in the next 50 years..."
"And I believe the universe to be infinitely large.
Has to be." -nothinglefttolose
Cloud cover causes cooling. Lack of, heating. Because, sun, shade.
Mostly, cosmic rays (the real ones, not the Fantastic Four ones) cause clouds. Stars cause cosmic rays.
it is about two magnitudes dimmer than it ought to be, so the proclamations of "Comet of the Century" earlier this year seem a bit premature.
... There was never really a sensible way to make a planet explode, ...
That's my 2c worth for tonight.
Say, how did that blow up a star thread go? I had to skip it. Should I be worried?
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