"We are the cosmos made conscious and life is the means by which the universe understands itself." ~ Physicist Brian Cox | Profile on TED.com - Two jobs: working with the Large Hadron Collider at CERN, and explaining big science to the general public. He's a professor at the University of Manchester.
Brian Cox. The BBC has a series available on iTunes- The Wonders of our Universe. I've watched it a few times and my understanding of how our awesome planet, solar system, galaxy and universe work, how we and yes me, are a part of those 90+ elements that comprise our amazing story so far!!!