Our cumulative description of the Universe is anchored in a Mathematics of sorts, an arrangement of beauty, testable and absolute. This is the holy grail of the Platonic ideal dating back to Pythagoras.
This trancendent ascension towards the space that confines us, not to mention denies us, is the motion that moves us. In rotation and spinning eastward, in prograde motion, from Polaris, Earth turns counterclockwise. It is human nature to explore, so what are you searching for?