For the Love of Planet Earth

By Wayne Saalman

[Photo by Mark Harpur]

WHAT WE HUMANS WILL BE one day will astonish us. We have already surprised ourselves in too many ways to count, but tomorrow promises to be even more astounding. Tomorrow will take us into the heavens. It will take us to the stars.

Going to the stars, however, is only of value if it enriches humanity in profoundly important…