12/08/2014 01:58 pm ET

Short Space Film 'Wanderers' Reminds Us We Are All Explorers

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Wanderers is an inspiring vision of humanity’s expansion beyond planet earth, showing digital recreations of actual places in the Solar System, built from photos and maps that we might find if we remember that we are explorers as well as tool-builders, and venture to seek these yet undiscovered worlds.

The short film shows stunning glimpses of our neighboring planets, beckoning to be explored, narrated by the unfailingly inspiring voice of Carl Sagan. The lack of an overt narrative gives the film a beautiful fluidity, leaving space for the viewer to overlay her own visions and dreams of discovery and exploration.

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