Bazinga – Its Saturday
Carl Edward Sagan was, for those who have never heard of him, an American astronomer, astrophysicist, cosmologist, author, science popularizer and science communicator in astronomy and natural sciences. He credited with publishing more than 600 scientific papers, articles and was author/co-author of a further 20 books. Carl Sagan is known for his popular science books and for the award-winning 1980 television series Cosmos: A Personal Voyage, which he narrated and co-wrote.
For me the guy was a visionary and my first, as with so many, encounter of his work was something called, 'The pale Blue Dot'. It moves me every time I read or hear it, and here it is narrated by the great man himself:
Carl Sagan – November 9th 1934 to December 20th 1996.