She whispers my name... Only I can hear

Friday, March 20, 2009

Who speaks for Earth?

For those who cannot see the video

This is an excerpt from the final episode of Cosmos, by Carl Sagan
Partial transcript as follows:

…How would we explain all this to a dispassionate extra terrestrial observer?


What account would we give of our stewardship, of the planet Earth?

We have heard the rational offered by the superpowers

We know who speaks for the Nations

But who speaks for the Human species?

Who speaks for Earth?

See Full transcript in the comments

What account will we give?
What account can we give?

Our legacy will speak for itself

Therefore
I do
I speak for earth

I welcome all citizens
Everywhere
To join me in this endeavor

I encourage everyone
Everywhere
To watch this series

What account will we give?
What account can we give?

Our legacy will speak for itself