Whether it be Blaise Pascal, who wrote during the 18th century, “For after all what is man in nature? A nothing in relation to infinity, all in relation to nothing, a central point between nothing and all,” or Neil Armstrong, who declared on July 21, 1969 while treading on the Moon’s surface, “One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind,” when it is a question of the universe, our spatiotemporal bearings are no longer the same, and the scales change.
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