They all were silent for a moment pondering this bit of cosmic coincidence.
Most of the universe is behind the cosmic horizon and cannot be directly detected.
It all adds up to a huge mess of cosmic change, collectively called galaxy evolution.
Copernicus's removal of the Earth from that cosmic pit was not a demotion but a promotion.
This bubble protected us from the dusty cosmic debris that shoots through space beyond the Solar System.
On the latter view, he is little more than a cog in the universal machine - a cosmic accident, a jumped-up germ.
There's nothing like seeing the splendour of our galaxy spread across the cosmic bowl.
So even after their best attempts to renovate our cosmic home, most of the Universe still remained elusive.
Our bodies are made from interstellar dust which is the remains of ancient dead stars, cosmic debris and galactic particles.
Maybe that unity on earth will make Albert Einstein a very happy camper as he looks at earth from his eternal cosmic home?