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07 November 2010

Carl Sagan Day!

Happy birthday Carl!
76th anniversary of Carl Sagan birth (November 9, 1934)

Carl Sagan would have love the new technologies we have today for night sky observation.
He would have been amazed!

Wish you go and look at his very popular show, Cosmos and we wish you happy birthday Carl!
Thanks for everything, we sure miss you!


Go on youtube and look for other episodes of Cosmos.




Carl Sagan was a Professor of Astronomy and Space Science and Director of the Laboratory for Planetary Studies at Cornell University. He served as an advisor and consultant to NASA, and played a major role in the establishment of SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence). He was a Pulitzer Prize winning author and most familiar to the public through his COSMOS series on PBS. In addition to numerous awards, recognitions and honorary degrees for his outstanding contributions, he is acknowledged as one of the most effective public faces of astronomy and space science throughout the world. Sagan died in December 1996. 


Tapani Isomäki
Kustavi, Finland