26 December 2005

Quotable quote: the joy of revolution

Alan Stern, principal investigator for the New Horizons mission to Pluto and beyond said a truly noteworthy thing — two of them, actually. Both of them are very short and in their own way very profound:

We’ve discovered that our entire view [of planets] is wrong; it’s just joyous to me.

(Brackets in source article).

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