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In Celebration of Science! (Original Post) lapucelle Apr 2017 OP
He was so great. charlyvi Apr 2017 #1
I revisit this video every year on Pi Day and Earth Day. lapucelle Apr 2017 #2
Yes Cosmos was original and riveting FakeNoose Apr 2017 #3
Here's what Neil DeGrasse Tyson thought of him charlyvi Apr 2017 #4

charlyvi

(6,537 posts)
1. He was so great.
Sun Apr 23, 2017, 01:54 PM
Apr 2017

I was glued to the TV for every Cosmos episode. Not to insult DeGrass Tyson, who is wonderful as well, but Sagan's Cosmos brought goosebumps. I have goosebumps typing this. Thanks.

FakeNoose

(33,418 posts)
3. Yes Cosmos was original and riveting
Sun Apr 23, 2017, 09:38 PM
Apr 2017

It's hard to believe that show was on so long ago.
I believe Carl Sagan made science interesting for an entire generation of kids, my son included.
Heck the adults were all watching too, he made it so fascinating.

I would call Cosmos the first "infotainment" show, it started a new genre.


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