Earth Day 2013: the 'pale blue dot' in quotations

2. Missing manual

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“Now there is one outstandingly important fact regarding Spaceship Earth, and that is that no instruction book came with it.”

Buckminster Fuller, "Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth," 1963

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