We earthlings are reaching for the stars.
Our radars have pulsars in their crossbars.
Our space scientists here on terra fermia,
looking for second genesis or panspermia,
Probe for a microbe on red planet Mars.
About Ted Peters
Ted Peters is an author, professor, and pastor. He is Research Professor Emeritus in Systematic Theology and Ethics at Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary (PLTS), the Center for Theology and the Natural Sciences (CTNS), and the Graduate Theological Union (GTU) in Berkeley, California. He offers a theological analysis of culture, analyzing especially the role of science in culture. He co-edits the journal, Theology and Science.