22 May 2009

The Pale Blue Dot- Carl Sagan

Posted by Dan Satterfield

I just finished reading The Oxford Book of Modern Science Writing by Richard Dawkins. The last selection was Carl Sagan’s Pale Blue Dot. A quick search on the internet led me to the clip below. The Pale Blue Dot in his own words.
Nothing more need be said. Or can be.
ADDENDUM: Friday 22 May
The Shuttle Astronauts sent back an image today that I think is destined to be one of the most famous ever taken in space.
Here it is: