Happy Birthday, Carl Sagan!

On this day, November 9th, in 1934, the eminant astronomer and eloquent humanist Carl Sagan was born in Brooklyn, New York.

Link one: Nerd heaven. A panel consisting of Stephen Hawking, Carl Sagan and Arthur C. Clarke.

Link Two: Carl Sagan Internet jam posthumously honoring the stellar philosopher.

"A celibate clergy is an especially good idea, because it tends to suppress any hereditary propensity toward fanaticism." -Carl Sagan

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Suhail Rafidi is a novelist and educator whose works explore the destiny of human values in a technological landscape. You can find him on Twitter, too, @shelldive.
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