11/30/12

"A single jewel"

“THE universe is a single jewel and while it is a natural cant to talk of a jewel as peerless and priceless, of this jewel of the cosmos it is literally true. This cosmos is indeed without peer and price; for there cannot be another one.”

~G.K. Chesterton: Orthodoxy.


Hubble eXtreme Deep Field (XDF) image of a small part of space in the center of the Hubble Ultra Deep Field within the constellation Fornax, showing the deepest optical view in space, released on Sept. 25, 2012.