A Needle in Countless Haystacks

In a universe of billions of galaxies filled with billions of stars, how do we go about finding habitable planets?  It seems like barely a  week goes by before another frustratingly uninformative headline pops up saying something like “Earth-like planet orbiting distant star?

Earth is the only living planet that we know of, so we use it as a model for the rest of the universe. Here’s how astronomers do it, thanks to TED Ed.

Via It's Okay To Be Smart

I hate the feeling of my own beating heart.

I can’t wait to die.

I’m glad nobody cares, because I wouldn’t be able to fuck up my life otherwise.

My balls hurt and I smell like vagina.. so annoying.


Earth | Time Lapse View from Space | Fly Over | Nasa, ISS (by Michael König)

Via Gravity. It's the law.

Holy clear night. Pretty amazing.. Therein lies everything left behind - in the stars, found: a making of all mankind.

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