Ninety-nine percent of the people who see [photos of space] have no idea what these things are, but it doesn’t matter because they are so beautiful they like them anyway. It seems to touch something inside ourselves—the word spiritual might be getting close to it.

 

Jon Lomberg, an artist who collaborated with Carl Sagan on Voyager 1’s Golden Record,

http://www.wired.com/2015/07/really-looking-look-pluto/?mbid=nl_72715