Will Humans Choose Self-Destruction? {Video}

Via on Jun 19, 2012

We are the legacy of 15 billion years of cosmic evolution.

We have a choice. We can enhance life and come to know the universe that made us or we can squander our 15 billion year heritage in meaningless self-destruction.
~ Carl Sagan

For even deeper perspective, here’s Mr. Sagan (love this man!) explaining our profoundly miniscule amount of time here on earth thus far.


Graphic from International Day of Peace.

I’m going to remain optimistic that humankind will wise up to the fact that a legacy of peace, sustainability and love is more important (and, er, sustainable) than profits, consumerism and keeping up on the latest Snooki escapades.

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About Lynn Hasselberger

Lynn Hasselberger lives in Chicagoland with her son, husband and two cats. She loves sunrises, running, yoga, chocolate, and NYR, and has a voracious appetite for comedy. In her spare time, she blogs at myEARTH360.com and LynnHasselberger.com. A "Green Diva" and social media addict, you'll most likely find Lynn on twitter (@LynnHasselbrgr & @myEARTH360) and facebook. She hopes to make the world a better place, have more fun, re-develop her math skills and overcome her fear of public speaking. Like her writing? Subscribe to her posts.


2 Responses to “Will Humans Choose Self-Destruction? {Video}”

  1. Mamaste says:

    Just intro's on FB to: WOW & I'm Not Spiritual.

  2. […] is Carl Sagan‘s birthday. He was made of extra star stuff, I […]

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