|Catherine Hill Bay, NSW. Photo: Karl Lindsay|
I did a piece a few years ago railing against the smallness of the imagination of most rabid right Christianists. They focus on petty "rules" and "laws", when the universe is unimaginably vaster and more strange than anything they can imagine.
The recent discovery of nearly a thousand galaxies which were hidden from view by the stardust in our own galactic disk just emphasises this. Our own galaxy has 200 to 400 BILLION stars. And we are part of a pretty normal galaxy. And now another thousand galaxies have been discovered.
Read more here.