There’s a sick joke that the reason we have not been contacted by an alien civilization is that civilizations tend to destroy themselves when they reach our stage. But I have sufficient faith in the good sense of the public to believe that we might prove this wrong.

Reblogged from Put on the gold hats!

let there be light.

mirouxruelabat sez:

Got this vinyl today.

Not what I was expecting, but it’s still pretty neat.

Reblogged from Astrotastic!

God, The Universe, and Everything Else…

Carl Sagan, Stephen Hawking and Arthur C Clarke

vruz: cool stuff if you ignore the pompous voiceover and operatic music.

Stephen Hawking, Arthur C. Clarke and Carl Sagan (via satellite) discuss the Big Bang theory, God, our existence as well as the possibility of extraterrestrial life.