The Universe in Verse

A charitable celebration of science and nature through poetry. Highlights from the show can be seen here. APRIL 25, 2020 (WORLDWIDE) Since 2017, The Universe in Verse has been celebrating the natural world — the science, the splendor, the mystery of it — through poetry, that lovely backdoor to consciousness, bypassing our habitual barricades of thought and feeling to reveal reality afresh. And now here we are — “survivors of immeasurable events,” in the words of the astronomer and poet Rebecca Elson, “small, wet miracles without instruction, only the imperative of change” — suddenly scattered six feet apart across a … Continue reading The Universe in Verse