Remembering Sagan

Extraordinary Claims Require Extraordinary Evidence: 2

I wrote about Carl Sagan last year as well.  Here are the links.

Michael Shermer and his colleagues are keeping Sagan’s valuable work alive. The website and the skeptic blog are worth visiting frequently. Here is Shermer’s elaboration of the baloney detection kit inspired by Sagan and directed against “junk science”:  the false … Continue reading →

Extraordinary Claims Require Extraordinary Evidence: 1

Carl Edward Sagan ( November 9, 1934 – December 20, 1996) was an American astronomer, astrophysicist, cosmologist, author, science popularizer and science communicator in astronomy and natural sciences.   You may remember the 1980 PBS television series, Cosmos, the novel and … Continue reading →

Pale Blue Dot

… words of wisdom from Carl Sagan… who narrated the video and who writes so eloquently about the home we share… On the View of Earth From 3.7 Billion Miles Away as a Pale Blue Dot “Look again at that … Continue reading →

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