solar birthday musings

Today marks my 37th trip around the sun.  (My 38th lunar birthday was about 6 weeks ago.)  Here are some thoughts about the significance of traveling around the sun, and away from it…


One thought on “solar birthday musings

  1. Happy birthday, Daniel. Yes, we humans forget that we live on a moving body around our sun. This cosmic perspective could free us from our petty squabbling about who lives in a “shithole” country.

    Until our sun dies, I see no reason for us to consider plotting a new course through space. Such a move would make no difference to our belligerent behavior towards each other and the gross economic inequality between the super-rich and the rest of the world. Only an enlightened human mindset can change the course of our lives on spaceship Earth.

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