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Carl Sagan - Pale Blue Dot



The late Carl Sagan delivers this moving monologue about our place in the universe.

   

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Comment icon #1 Posted by stevewinn on 8 August, 2019, 18:10
Love Carl Sagan. Even though not born when he made Cosmos and when it first aired, i went and bought it off Amazon about 4 years ago. What a Documentary series. I wish Carl would've been alive to do the second Cosmos series done by the excellent Neil De-Grasse Tyson. But Carl was something one special. 'the pale blue Dot' phrase and book has gone down in history.  
Comment icon #2 Posted by L.A.T.1961 on 8 August, 2019, 19:07
The pale blue dot image was taken by the Voyager 1 spacecraft. There was an excellent documentary on the two Voyager's shown recently on BBC4. If you would like to watch here's the link - Storyville - The Farthest: Voyager's Interstellar Journey. https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b09gvnty/storyville-the-farthest-voyagers-interstellar-journey 
Comment icon #3 Posted by sci-nerd on 8 August, 2019, 19:39
Sagan inspired Tyson to become a scientist, after he visited him as a child. He is truly Sagan's legacy.
Comment icon #4 Posted by stevewinn on 8 August, 2019, 19:44
yeah, i've heard him say that in a interview, Also Prof Brian Cox is another, and his series 'wonders of the solar system', 'wonders of life' and 'wonders of the Universe' are good.
Comment icon #5 Posted by stevewinn on 8 August, 2019, 19:47
Yep i had that on record. always worth another watch.  -  despite being called Voyager 2 it was launched first. (fact of the day)


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