Uploaded on May 23, 2011
This video is in four parts and 38 minutes long, but Youtube wouldn't allow me to upload the entire thing in one go, so here it is in parts...
"I have a friend who's an artist and he's sometimes taken a view which I don't agree with very well..."
Richard Feynman (from Horizon documentary)
"I was called by the universe. It's my life love - I've known this since I was a kid..."
Neil deGrasse Tyson (from Beyond Belief symposium)
"But it's you and I who have to know how nature works. And we are really here on a wonderful threshold of knowledge; the Ascent of Man is always teetering in the balance; there's always a sense of uncertainty as to whether, when man lifts his foot for the next step, it's really going to come down... ahead. And what is ahead of us? At last, the bringing together of all that we've learned in physics and in biology towards an understanding of, where we have come, what man is."
Jacob Bronowski (from The Ascent of Man)
"I'm a collection of organic molecules, called Carl Sagan..."
Carl Sagan (from Cosmos)
"The story I want to tell you is a remarkable story..."
Carolyn Porco (from Atheist Alliance International, 2009)
"What a piece of work is a man! how noble in reason! How infinite in faculty! In form and moving how express and admirable! In action how like an angel! In apprehension how like a god! The beauty of the world! The paragon of animals! And yet, to me, what is this quintessence of dust?"
William Shakespeare (from Hamlet)
"I saw a small iridescent sphere of almost unbearable brightness..."
Jorge Luis Borges (from The Aleph)
Walking with Monsters
Walking with Dinosaurs
Walking with Beasts
Walking with Cavemen
Journey to the Edge of the Universe
Journey to 10000BC
Earth Investigated - How Life Began
Wonders of the Solar System
Wonders of the Universe
Charles Darwin and the Tree of Life
Einstein's Big Idea
The Elegant Universe
PBS NOVA - 400 Years of the Telescope
The Story of Maths
The Story of God
Everything and Nothing
múm -- Grasi Vaxin Göng
Ecstasy of Saint Theresa - Alpha Centauri
Jaga - Stardust Hotel