Final Word

April 14, 1995

This week's Final Word comes from a ubiquitous naturalist:

"As far as we can tell, our planet is the only place in all the black immensities of the universe where life exists. We are alone in space. And the continued existence of life now rests in our hands."

The winner of last week's competition, who correctly identified Plato's Republic , is Michael Bulley of Ashford, Kent.

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