Global Environmental Ethics: A Valuable Earth

Holmes Rolston, Iii
1995 A New Century for Natural Resources Management   unpublished
Suddenly from behind the rim of the moon, in long, slow. . .motion mo ments of immense majesty, there emerges a sparkling blue and white jewel, a light, delicate sky-blue sphere laced with slowly swirling veils of white, rising gradually like a small pearl in a thick sea of black mystery. It takes more than a moment to fully realize this is Earth-home.