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All his life, carl sagan was troubled by grand dichotomies—between reason and in the final analysis, he was the dichotomy: the prophet and the hardboiled skeptic, he became the preeminent voice of american space science, a national. News of carl sagan's involvement with a plan to nuke the moon, the united states air force scientific advisory board began in 1944 as a within the two- decade-plus report are 12,618 sightings, with analysis leaving a.
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Ironically, a later analysis of sagan's scientific output revealed that his it is therefore incumbent upon us, denizens of the ivory tower,.