I know we're poets, but this by scientist Martin Rees seems pertinent
to the world we live in right now:
Science is a global birthright: it's an intellectual impoverishment to
be unaware of the chain of events whereby, from a mysterious
beginning, atoms, stars and planets have emerged, and - on at least
one planet - creatures have evolved that are able to ponder their
Doug (pondering & therefore poetring)
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Continuations (with Sheila E Murphy)
Language is sound as sense.
Music is sound as sound.
R. Murray Schafer