Amazing how this predates all current concerns and worries by 25 years, and addresses the core of what is important.
On Jun 10, 2020WL wrote :
I agree. Except that as much as this predates current concerns, the issues of human impact on the viability of life on earth (the pale blue dot) has been a concern that predates this beautiful peon.
Ecological understanding, care, and the kind of contextual humility and comprehension of the grandeur of being a dot on the pale blue dot, such intimacy with the dark wonder, is the challenge of this text.