The Wanderers

A rather impressive short film, with the always impressive words of Carl Sagan. I won’t live to see these scenes in reality, but hopefully some of our species will.

About Geoff Coupe

I'm a British citizen, although I have lived and worked in the Netherlands since 1983. I came here on a three year assignment, but fell in love with the country, and one Dutchman in particular, and so have stayed here ever since. On the 13th December 2006 I also became a Dutch citizen.
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4 Responses to The Wanderers

  1. Matt Healy says:

    Stunning indeed. When I watched the Apollo moon landings on TV as a child, I had no idea there would then be a period of over 40 years during which no human went beyond low-earth orbit. Maybe the Chinese or India will be the next to go beyond LEO. Maybe a Chinese or Indian space spectacular is what it will take to get the US, EU, and Russians to care about space again? India has made an impressive start by sending a probe to Mars orbit for less than Hollywood spent making Gravity!

  2. Matt Healy says:

    Now we can add Pluto and Charon to the bodies for which we have good images. I’ve been wondering what Pluto is like since childhood!

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