We’re lucky. Really, really lucky. The NYTimes has a great graphic and story about the narrow range of planets and environments out there available for us to inhabit.

Habitable Planets

Combine that with this view of the universe, and this talk on asteroids hitting us, and your perspective of what matters changes massively.

Which is pretty important. It’s easy to get caught up in the small stuff. But broader perspectives can make us happier. Far better an investor who made bad return, than an inhabitant of the earth 30 million years ago.

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