Originally Posted by Fish
You know it's rather amazing to me... that a small beetle, who's entire life consists of rolling around a little ball of turd, still has the capacity to use the light from the band of the milky way in the night sky for navigation. Most people's knowledge of astral positions consists of trying to find the Big Dipper(Which isn't even the correct name of the constellation). And we consider ourselves the smartest life forms by a huge margin. Yet here's these little shit beetles doing things that the vast majority of humans cannot currently do. But it's not for lack of ability. So why is it that we've stopped looking up and stopped noticing the amazing infinite universe swirling around us, only to focus more and more attention downward to our own silly insignificant creations?
Have you seen the redhead thread?