“For me, the most ironic token of that moment in history is the plaque signed by President Richard M. Nixon that Apollo 11 took to the Moon. It reads: ‘We came in peace for all mankind.’ As the United States was dropping 7.5 megatons of conventional explosives on small nations in Southeast Asia, we congratulated ourselves on our humanity: We would harm no one on a lifeless rock.”—Carl Sagan (via gordonramsayislord)
a moment of silence for all the funny videos that were on my dash and i liked so i could find and watch them later and then forgot about them so now theyre just lost forever buried in my likes never to be seen again
I’d like to submit for your consideration a weird headcanon about “Journey to Babel”: Bones knows. He knows ahead of time that the ambassador and his wife are Spock’s parents—because Spock comes to him in a panic about it before they pick up the Vulcan delegation.