01 JAN 2012 by ideonexus

 Mysteries are Served by Science

Poets say science takes away from the beauty of the stars - mere globs of gas atoms. I too can see the stars on a desert night, and feel them. But do I see less or more? The vastness of the heavens stretches my imagination - stuck on this carousel my little eye can catch one - million - year - old light. A vast pattern - of which I am a part... What is the pattern, or the meaning, or the why? It does not do harm to the mystery to know a little about it. For far more marvelous is the truth tha...
Folksonomies: wonder poetry mysteries
Folksonomies: wonder poetry mysteries
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A poet who cannot write about the wonders of science because they understand how it works is a poor bard.