Carl sagan, in full carl edward sagan, (born november 9, 1934, brooklyn, new york, us—died december 20, 1996, seattle, washington), american astronomer and science writer a popular and influential figure in the united states, he was controversial in scientific, political, and religious circles for his views on. Carl sagan was the world's best known scientist in the late 20th century, serving as our dr sagan belongs in the latter group” (4) listed authors (5) throughout the 1970s and into the 80s, he also edited the foremost professional journal in planetary science, icarus sagan's most important early research dealt with the. Astronomer, educator and author, sagan was perhaps the world's greatest popularizer of science, reaching millions of people through newspapers, magazines and television broadcasts he is well-known for his work on the pbs series cosmos, the emmy- and peabody-award-winning show that. Carl sagan, isn't that amazing dr carl sagan helped design the plaques carried by both pioneer 10 and pioneer 11 these plaques, bearing the images of a man carl sagan was an astronomer and a pulitzer prize winning author who was often described as the scientist who made the universe clearer to the ordinary.
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Carl edward sagan (/ˈseɪɡən/ november 9, 1934 – december 20, 1996) was an american astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist, astrobiologist, author sagan assembled the first physical messages sent into space: the pioneer plaque and the voyager golden record, universal messages that could potentially be. One of the world's great popularizers of science, sagan was a preeminent scientist, educator, author, skeptic, and humanist as a scientist trained in both astronomy and biology, dr sagan has made seminal contributions to the study of planetary atmospheres, planetary surfaces, the history of the earth, and exobiology. Carl edward sagan (/ˈseɪɡən/ november 9, 1934 -- december 20, 1996) was an american astronomer, astrophysicist, cosmologist, author, science popularizer and.