TR sent me this, and it gave me chills.
Carl Sagan always thrilled me. I remember first hearing him speak about our place in the universe when I was maybe 11 or 12, and he made me feel alternately small and connected.
And I heart Bill Nye.
Put em' together with some other smart guys (one of whom is just so gleeful about his musings that I can't help but smile every time I see him) and some lovely music and it's Mimi Rickets Bliss.
Your time waster today? (Not so much a waste of time as a distraction for you to curse me about later.)
(Cleeck the peectures!)
The coolest of the cool, especially if you love maps.
Link is for the videos... a little ad-heavy but really interesting stuff!
A virtual tour, how cool!