Happy Birthday, Carl Sagan...

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Happy Birthday, Carl Sagan...

Postby Chuck Messer » Tue Nov 09, 2010 10:23 pm

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Re: Happy Birthday, Carl Sagan...

Postby Duane » Tue Nov 09, 2010 10:46 pm

My IQ went up 30 points just listening to this! If you haven't heard it, be ready for a shock:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zSgiXGELjbc

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Re: Happy Birthday, Carl Sagan...

Postby Chuck Messer » Wed Nov 10, 2010 7:17 pm

I purchased that on iTunes this morning.

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Re: Happy Birthday, Carl Sagan...

Postby Ezra Lb. » Thu Nov 11, 2010 10:24 am

I was going to post this in the other thread but since both of these gentlemen credit Carl Sagan as an influence here seems appropriate. A conversation between Richard Dawkins and Neil deGrasse Tyson that took place back in September locally at Howard University which I was unable to attend because of work but was fortunately captured on video.

http://richarddawkins.net/videos/536409 ... asse-tyson
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