Thunder and the Milky Way by Christopher Eaton. "Looking across the Kaibito Plateau, a late August Thunderstorm rumbles in the distance to the southwest. As the storm slowly recedes, the sky above opens up to the Milky Way.
Crescent Moon & Earth from space. "Quite possibly, the purpose of the universe is to provide a congenial home for self-conscious creatures who can ask profound questions and who can probe the nature of the universe itself.