I Am Fascinated By The Universe

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    When our scientists investigate the world

    around us and reduce matter to a collection of atoms, the world very quickly becomes absurd. Those atoms have almost NO mass - I'm told that a rough analysis of the actual matter within an atom is almost nothing - if it were drawn to scale it could be realistically depicted by...
    totrust totrust
    66-70, M
    4 Responses Nov 20, 2015

    I have thought about the boundaries of universe.

    .the answer was infinity..this made me speechless
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    4 Responses Apr 17, 2015

    Life is not separate from death.

    It only looks that way
    DaydreamingSleepwalker DaydreamingSleepwalker
    41-45, F
    6 Responses Mar 25, 2016
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    1 Response Oct 8, 2015

    The amount of atoms in only one of your cells

    is equivalent to ten times the amount of stars in our Milky Way galaxy.
    Adventurelegs Adventurelegs
    16-17, F
    May 19, 2015

    So it just started to snow here

    and I went outside because the snowflakes were so very big that you could actually see shapes of them. Some looked just like the pictures people make of them. All fancy and pointy, some were 3 dimensional , some were in the shapes of stars and some were actually shaped like...
    0intimacy 0intimacy
    51-55, F
    6 Responses Feb 16, 2015

    Some day soon humans will start physically

    exploring further and further from Earth. Asteroids will make it possible.
    hidden0ne hidden0ne
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Jan 3, 2016

    "Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to

    be known." - Carl Sagan (See attached picture)
    KnockoutGnome KnockoutGnome
    36-40, F
    1 Response Dec 9, 2015

    I absolutely love life.

    I am amazed at what the Earth is capable of. I have really struggled in life though. I have struggled because I feel surrounded by people who just don't realize what they are part of. I see the beauty in it all. At the same time, I view some humans as parasites to the Earth...I...
    jp9874 jp9874
    26-30, M
    1 Response May 20, 2014
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    2 Responses Oct 28, 2015

    Sometimes I wonder if the universe is

    so vast that there might be another planet, where's there's another me--doing exactly the same thing?
    deleted deleted
    Mar 6, 2016

    My love will follow you.

    Stay with you. Baby, you're never alone. Xoxo <3
    deleted deleted
    5 Responses Dec 26, 2014

    I am fascinated how plants grow from

    such small seedlings. I love how they intuitively know when to blossom. I am amazed when I see foliage spring in the unlikeliest of places such as on a roof,a wall and very old cars ☺️
    Feyteulen Feyteulen
    36-40, F
    2 Responses May 21, 2014


    Is there really anything more incredible than the universe. To think that we are a microscopic star in this galaxy of a few hundred billion stars. And that our galaxy is microscopic within this universe of a few hundred billion galaxies. Well it just boggles the mind. How...
    AxeRoberts AxeRoberts
    51-55, M
    18 Responses Aug 19, 2013

    Last summer I would go to my uncle's house in

    village and a clear sky night I'd take a blanket and just lay down in yard and watch the sky for like two hours. I can't imagine any other better way to feel relaxed and amazed. Once the dog peed on me but still...:p
    metheorite metheorite
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Apr 21, 2015
    Agugu Agugu
    16-17, M
    3 Responses Feb 7, 2016

    the moon is a beautiful friend.

    ....peering eyes never grow tired of the glow 'of' earth closest counterpart,as 'it' never grows tired  of the turbulence of earths occupants. ...all that dwells here value the overseeing of the moon as it cant escape us, grounded in satellite
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    Sep 23, 2015

    I was looking up at Jupiter,

    Venus and Mars all clumped together this morning and thinking how when I was a kid I was always looking at the stars and wondering ! I am 53 now, love astronomy but don't really look up as much as I use to. I am going to have to realign my priorities in the near future !
    Krisnyukon Krisnyukon
    51-55, M
    1 Response Oct 29, 2015

    How did we end up here on planet Earth?

    Why is life such a mystery ? We are born free yet trapped with a life into which we are born. I look up to the stars and feel such a connection. Like I belong somewhere else. Earth is not an easy place to survive.. I feel there are millions of earth's that support magnificent...
    Questx Questx
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Apr 8, 2015

    I was watching star trek today

    and I was begging to wound what else is out there is deep space
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    1 Response Oct 28, 2015

    The very intricate design of the universe

    proves the evidence of a creator. I just wish we could all live long enough to see every detail.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    1 Response Oct 25, 2015

    The nitrogen in our DNA,

    the calcium in our teeth, the iron in our blood, the carbon in our apple pies were made in the interiors of collapsing stars. We are made of starstuff. -Carl Sagan
    XiaZi XiaZi
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Oct 28, 2015
    Agugu Agugu
    16-17, M
    Feb 11, 2016
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    1 Response Oct 28, 2015

    Its overwhelming to me

    that there are places that mankind will never be, and cant be. i can talk and watch lectures for ever about physics and space.
    Adamh69 Adamh69
    31-35, M
    1 Response Apr 17, 2015

    There is everything,

    and yet, there is nothing. There is light, everywhere, wrapped in darkness. I am in the middle of a void, lost for all eternity. An infinite, abstract pool of wonder and fascination. The Universe is staggeringly huge; beyond any human comprehension. Humans have not even the...
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    1 Response Jan 7, 2016

    I'm extremely fascinated with black holes

    and the theories about them. I often wonder how it would feel to be up in space, to walk on the moon, to see what exists. I honestly get excited - and terrified just thinking about the multiverse. I often wonder about existence and how miniscule our planet truly is. I wonder...
    ashb3r ashb3r
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Apr 16, 2015

    I believe in the power of crystals

    and stones. Here's my turquoise right here ;)
    ilovehermione ilovehermione
    26-30, F
    Sep 5, 2015

    It just fascinates me to look up at all these

    things. Stars, the planets, all the colors in them. How Earth is like a small stroke of paint on a giant canvas but yet Earth has so much more than that. Makes me think a lot about God.
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Dec 9, 2015

    i live in a universe

    and a universe is inside me, so small i am yet filled with proud and ego.. truly fascinated
    nice4mheart nice4mheart
    36-40, M
    Feb 2, 2016

    I am always confused by thinking about the

    vastness of universe...it doesnt make any sense that there is no boundary or limit..I think human logic cannot answer this question..
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    Jan 29, 2016

    We live on a ball that is rotating roughly 1000

    mph that is revolving around a ball of fire that is moving through space. Now THAT is a reality check.
    suggestedusername suggestedusername
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Aug 15, 2014

    It's vastness is something

    which makes my mind go numb and me speechless...incomprehensible!Two black holes merged a more than something like 1 . 4 billion light years ago n we get the news today 😮The controlling authority..at Loss for words to even describe the perception
    XbandoleerX XbandoleerX
    51-55, M
    Feb 19, 2016

    "It is far better to grasp the universe

    as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring." - Carl Sagan (See attached picture)
    KnockoutGnome KnockoutGnome
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Dec 9, 2015

    The Universe and everything it holds is made up

    of pure vibrational energy. Matter is simply vibrating energy, energy that cannot be destroyed. The Universe is a "whole" that we are a part of, we are one with it. The Seven Principles of the Universe: 1. Principle of Mentalism: "All is Mind" 2. Principle of Correspondence...
    awakenstarchild awakenstarchild
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 2, 2015

    In deep space there's a "Second Earth".

    We're behind them by light years in technology.
    DontBeLikeMike DontBeLikeMike
    16-17, M
    5 Responses Oct 28, 2015

    Ive always been fascinated by our place in the

    universe. Im someone that, if in charge, i would spend money on space exploration technology so that we can achieve a universal version of manifest destiny, minus the persecution and land stealing and murder.
    KW444 KW444
    26-30, M
    Oct 28, 2015

    The universe is truly fascinating.

    I was captivated by the subjects of astronomy and cosmology when I was a young child, and they have continued to fascinate me ever since. It is not just the sheer physical beauty of it, but all the numerous questions it raises in my mind; what IS the universe? What is it for...
    TheBookAddict TheBookAddict
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Apr 28, 2015

    The universe is such a wounderful thing.

    The fact that everything interacts with everything on planet earth is a fantastic wonder itself. The way everything entertwines with everything is miracle material. And then do look out into the universe is something far more spectacular. Places we haven't even discovered yet...
    23kk23 23kk23
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 16, 2015
    Agugu Agugu
    16-17, M
    4 Responses Jan 30, 2016

    Monday morning I was watching the blood moon

    and thought it was absolutely beautiful, like a work of art, surreal. Of course the scientific explanation popped into my mind, but it didn't take any of my awe away. I stared at the moon for hours thinking about the beauty of it. There's something oddly beautiful about the moon...
    Someonequiet17 Someonequiet17
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 30, 2015

    When i get into deep talks about whatever,

    i tend to always wrap it around back down to earth so people usually get warm feelings from me
    Ghosindi Ghosindi
    22-25, M
    1 Response Oct 27, 2015

    I like to look up at the stars

    and just wonder, where did all this stuff come from?
    CreateTVT CreateTVT
    2 Responses Jun 17, 2015

    Oh yes,I am!Atoms,molecules,

    cells,animals n all living being,lifeless objects,the whole world(the Earth),the planetary systems,numerous stars(the galaxy),numerous galaxies(the Universe)...n yet again,numerous universes. And then we all create our "own" world in this world.
    urnesha urnesha
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 17, 2015

    Has anybody read "The Elegant Universe" by

    Brian Greene? It's essentially a book about string theory but it is the one book that really boosted my interest in the Universe. When you say universe most people immediately think 'stars' and 'planets' and I love those too, but the universe is essentially everything. From the...
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    1 Response Jun 17, 2015
    feegirl feegirl
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Oct 4, 2015

    I am fascinated by the universe.

    Fascinated that across the world, while I laugh, someone else laughs. When I cry, someone else is crying.
    jeresey jeresey
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Apr 15, 2014

    Who couldn't be?  The Universe is

    so far beyond our comprehension, in size, in complexity, in scope, that it begets all the sense of wonder that has occupied humans since they first began to develop self-awareness.  I once was reading the Lotus Sutra, and in it, a measure of time stuck in my mind.  If...
    LysistratasWeakness2 LysistratasWeakness2
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Dec 9, 2014
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