What Can we Learn from Wonder?

Conscious experience, along with existence itself, is the greatest scientific wonder of all. We are a part of nature that can know and experience truth, invent, love, be moral, feel indescribable emotion, and consciously plan for the future. Ideas and passion can now transform the world. As far as we know, this level of cosmic self-awareness is being realized in only one tiny fragment of the universe—in us.

http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/guest-blog/2013/10/08/10-sublime-wonders-of-science/

 

 

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The Elephants