The Most Astounding Fact About the Universe

If you want to stand in awe of our universe, watch as¬†Astrophysicist Dr.¬†Neil deGrasse Tyson describes how it came to be when asked by a TIME magazine reader, “What is the most astounding fact you can share with us about the Universe?”

Dr. deGrasse’s account will give you the chills.

If it doesn’t, you might want to check your pulse to see if you’re alive.

When you look up at the stars at night, remember you are connected to them. You are a part of the vast, beautiful, marvelous, magical universe that encompasses our tiny Blue Planet.

Yes, it’s okay to be in awe. We are.