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Imagine The Effects On Humanity

Jesse Kustra

December 6, 2013

On some distant planet there may be great oceans brimming with life so diverse they would put our greatest coral reefs to shame. Or perhaps there are lifeless planets with beautiful and magnificent landscapes sculpted by great geological forces. However, what could be most astounding is the impact such discoveries will have on us, how they will capture our imaginations and lead us all to a higher calling in our quest to discover and chart the unknown.

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