Electronic. A bit dancey. An exercise in using an arpeggiator for the bass line and gradual build-up over the course of the track.
The first Earthling sent into orbit was a dog named Laika. She didn't know that they had no intention of bringing her home. [more inside]
WARNING (OR PROMISE): Highly abstract and very, very long. [more inside]
Verse 1: I heard a whisper on the waves From across the galaxy A tyrant dashed children on the rocks, I heard a rumor Of genocide so far away [more inside]
"From the depths can they hear us pleading / Grant us rest, Lord"
A remix of Nova (which is also downloadable from the site linked in my profile), a bit more industrial sounding. Instrumental.
All of the fascinating, clever, brave and beautiful people you almost met, but didn't.