“The Eternal Silence of These Infinite Spaces Terrifies Me”

That title, from Pascal's Pensées, summarizes the modern experience. All significance seems to be drowned out in all that we know and discover. The greater our power to explore, the more efficient our technology to build, the more insignificant all these operations seem. We have lost paradise. And here, the paradise lost a second time … Continue reading “The Eternal Silence of These Infinite Spaces Terrifies Me”