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Carl Sagan

Carl Sagan was an astronomer and author who cofounded the Planetary Society. He died in 1996 at the age of sixty-two.

— From October 2019
The Dog-Eared Page

A Pale Blue Dot

Our posturings, our imagined self-importance, the delusion that we have some privileged position in the Universe, are challenged by this point of pale light. Our planet is a lonely speck in the great, enveloping cosmic dark.

October 2019
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