Short Story: The View from Earth, Expanded

Let me tell you something about the Horsehead Nebula. It’s what scientists call an interstellar absorption, a configuration of dust, clouds of effervescent smoke holding crystals in the air. It just so happens that those gas clouds managed to fold themselves over into something that, from 1,500 light years away, looks like a horse’s head … Continue reading Short Story: The View from Earth, Expanded