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USA Today
America still needs space travel: Mark Kellyneeded humility. In 1990, the Voyager 1 spacecraft sent back a photo of Earth f
America still needs space travel: Mark Kelly
USA Today / Posted 2 hours ago
needed humility. In 1990, the Voyager 1 spacecraft sent back a photo of Earth from 4 billion miles away. As astronomer Carl Sagan remarked, in the vastness of space, our home world was nothing but a "pale blue dot." "In our obscurity, in all this... Read more
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Velo News
Best wheelie in the pro peloton — has Sagan met his match?Even a casual cycling fan knows that Peter Sagan is the king of wheelies (on a
Best wheelie in the pro peloton — has Sagan met his match?
Velo News / Posted 7 hours ago
Even a casual cycling fan knows that Peter Sagan is the king of wheelies (on a road bike, at least), from his victory salute at Gent-Wevelgem 2013, to his many exploits in the grupetto on the Tour de France’s mountain stages. But perhaps it is time... Read more
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CNET
Check out DARPA's new podcast -- so far, no insane killer robots.The warm curious voice of host Ivan Amato introduces you to DARPA's "Molecule M
Check out DARPA's new podcast -- so far, no insane killer robots.
CNET / Posted 22 hours ago
The warm curious voice of host Ivan Amato introduces you to DARPA's "Molecule Man," Tyler McQuade. McQuade is a Carl Sagan junkie with a passion for "billions and billions of molecules" -- instead of Sagan's famous stars. The 14-minute long... Read more
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CNET
Check out DARPA's new podcast -- so far, no insane killer robots.The warm curious voice of host Ivan Amato introduces you to DARPA's "Molecule M
Check out DARPA's new podcast -- so far, no insane killer robots.
CNET / Posted 22 hours ago
The warm curious voice of host Ivan Amato introduces you to DARPA's "Molecule Man," Tyler McQuade. McQuade is a Carl Sagan junkie with a passion for "billions and billions of molecules" -- instead of Sagan's famous stars. The 14-minute long... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mass. re-examining role of student test scores in educator evaluationskinds of supports the school is offering, such as providing training or supplyi
Mass. re-examining role of student test scores in educator evaluations
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
kinds of supports the school is offering, such as providing training or supplying classrooms with adequate materials. Paul Sagan, chairman of the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, told Chester during the meeting he was pleased the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Springfield’s Student Prince adds Governor Baker’s ‘nothingburger’ to menu— an 8-ounce hamburger on a bed of bibb lettuce — was inspired by the politicia
Springfield’s Student Prince adds Governor Baker’s ‘nothingburger’ to menu
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
— an 8-ounce hamburger on a bed of bibb lettuce — was inspired by the politician’s response to criticism of Paul Sagan, the chair of the state’s elementary and secondary education board, for making a donation of $100,000 to a campaign... Read more
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Baltimore Orioles
On grief-filled night Dee Gordon brings magicThose are impossible to know, to quantify, to attribute. Jose Fernandez: 1992-
On grief-filled night Dee Gordon brings magic
Baltimore Orioles / Posted yesterday
Those are impossible to know, to quantify, to attribute. Jose Fernandez: 1992-2016 Carl Sagan says that "if you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe." Maybe Sagan could explain the dynamics that were at work at... Read more
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Cincinnati Reds
On grief-filled night Dee Gordon brings magicThose are impossible to know, to quantify, to attribute. Jose Fernandez: 1992-
On grief-filled night Dee Gordon brings magic
Cincinnati Reds / Posted yesterday
Those are impossible to know, to quantify, to attribute. Jose Fernandez: 1992-2016 Carl Sagan says that "if you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe." Maybe Sagan could explain the dynamics that were at work at... Read more
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New York Mets
On grief-filled night Dee Gordon brings magicThose are impossible to know, to quantify, to attribute. Jose Fernandez: 1992-
On grief-filled night Dee Gordon brings magic
New York Mets / Posted yesterday
Those are impossible to know, to quantify, to attribute. Jose Fernandez: 1992-2016 Carl Sagan says that "if you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe." Maybe Sagan could explain the dynamics that were at work at... Read more
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New York Yankees
On grief-filled night Dee Gordon brings magicThose are impossible to know, to quantify, to attribute. Jose Fernandez: 1992-
On grief-filled night Dee Gordon brings magic
New York Yankees / Posted yesterday
Those are impossible to know, to quantify, to attribute. Jose Fernandez: 1992-2016 Carl Sagan says that "if you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe." Maybe Sagan could explain the dynamics that were at work at... Read more
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Texas Rangers
On grief-filled night Dee Gordon brings magicThose are impossible to know, to quantify, to attribute. Jose Fernandez: 1992-
On grief-filled night Dee Gordon brings magic
Texas Rangers / Posted yesterday
Those are impossible to know, to quantify, to attribute. Jose Fernandez: 1992-2016 Carl Sagan says that "if you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe." Maybe Sagan could explain the dynamics that were at work at... Read more
1108 related stories
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The Hindu
Open Page: Rise and shine on Astronomy Dayus, or through science lessons, it is wonderful to glory in the expanse of the
Open Page: Rise and shine on Astronomy Day
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
us, or through science lessons, it is wonderful to glory in the expanse of the universe and accept our position within it. As Carl Sagan said, “Astronomy is a humble and character-building experience.” So, Happy Astronomy Day! saumya.bala@gmail.... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soonone was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soon
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
one was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to NASA centers, reports the New York Times. Sagan himself couldn’t even get one. As the 40th anniversary approaches, however, Ozma Records hopes to raise $198,000 to... Read more
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SportsFan
Dennis crashes out of cycling tourthe stage-two individual time trial, showing he is on target for the world cham
Dennis crashes out of cycling tour
SportsFan / Posted 2 days ago
the stage-two individual time trial, showing he is on target for the world championships. After losing the lead to Peter Sagan in stage four, Dennis took it back when BMC won the stage-five team time trial. Norwegian rider Edvald Boasson Hagen... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soonone was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soon
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
one was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to NASA centers, reports the New York Times. Sagan himself couldn’t even get one. As the 40th anniversary approaches, however, Ozma Records hopes to raise $198,000 to... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soonone was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soon
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
one was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to NASA centers, reports the New York Times. Sagan himself couldn’t even get one. As the 40th anniversary approaches, however, Ozma Records hopes to raise $198,000 to... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soonone was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soon
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
one was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to NASA centers, reports the New York Times. Sagan himself couldn’t even get one. As the 40th anniversary approaches, however, Ozma Records hopes to raise $198,000 to... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Earth’s Message To Aliens Coming To Humans Soonone was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to
Earth’s Message To Aliens Coming To Humans Soon
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 2 days ago
one was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to NASA centers, reports the New York Times. Sagan himself couldn’t even get one. As the 40th anniversary approaches, however, Ozma Records hopes to raise $198,000 to... Read more
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Northern Star
Crash cruels Dennis' chances of Tour winbeat Terpstra and Belgium's Oliver Naesen in a sprint finish to win the 197.8km
Crash cruels Dennis' chances of Tour win
Northern Star / Posted 3 days ago
beat Terpstra and Belgium's Oliver Naesen in a sprint finish to win the 197.8km stage between Bornem and Grammont. Naesen finished second in the overall standings, with Tinkoff's Peter Sagan taking third courtesy of sixth place in the final... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Crash cruels Dennis' chances of Tour winbeat Terpstra and Belgium's Oliver Naesen in a sprint finish to win the 197.8km
Crash cruels Dennis' chances of Tour win
The Daily Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
beat Terpstra and Belgium's Oliver Naesen in a sprint finish to win the 197.8km stage between Bornem and Grammont. Naesen finished second in the overall standings, with Tinkoff's Peter Sagan taking third courtesy of sixth place in the final... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Crash cruels Dennis' chances of Tour winbeat Terpstra and Belgium's Oliver Naesen in a sprint finish to win the 197.8km
Crash cruels Dennis' chances of Tour win
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
beat Terpstra and Belgium's Oliver Naesen in a sprint finish to win the 197.8km stage between Bornem and Grammont. Naesen finished second in the overall standings, with Tinkoff's Peter Sagan taking third courtesy of sixth place in the final... Read more
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Queensland Times
Crash cruels Dennis' chances of Tour winbeat Terpstra and Belgium's Oliver Naesen in a sprint finish to win the 197.8km
Crash cruels Dennis' chances of Tour win
Queensland Times / Posted 3 days ago
beat Terpstra and Belgium's Oliver Naesen in a sprint finish to win the 197.8km stage between Bornem and Grammont. Naesen finished second in the overall standings, with Tinkoff's Peter Sagan taking third courtesy of sixth place in the final... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Crash cruels Dennis' chances of Tour winbeat Terpstra and Belgium's Oliver Naesen in a sprint finish to win the 197.8km
Crash cruels Dennis' chances of Tour win
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
beat Terpstra and Belgium's Oliver Naesen in a sprint finish to win the 197.8km stage between Bornem and Grammont. Naesen finished second in the overall standings, with Tinkoff's Peter Sagan taking third courtesy of sixth place in the final... Read more
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News Mail
Crash cruels Dennis' chances of Tour winbeat Terpstra and Belgium's Oliver Naesen in a sprint finish to win the 197.8km
Crash cruels Dennis' chances of Tour win
News Mail / Posted 3 days ago
beat Terpstra and Belgium's Oliver Naesen in a sprint finish to win the 197.8km stage between Bornem and Grammont. Naesen finished second in the overall standings, with Tinkoff's Peter Sagan taking third courtesy of sixth place in the final... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Crash cruels Dennis' chances of Tour winbeat Terpstra and Belgium's Oliver Naesen in a sprint finish to win the 197.8km
Crash cruels Dennis' chances of Tour win
Daily Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
beat Terpstra and Belgium's Oliver Naesen in a sprint finish to win the 197.8km stage between Bornem and Grammont. Naesen finished second in the overall standings, with Tinkoff's Peter Sagan taking third courtesy of sixth place in the final... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soonone was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soon
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
one was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to NASA centers, reports the New York Times. Sagan himself couldn’t even get one. As the 40th-anniversary approaches, however, Ozma Records hopes to raise $198,000 to... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soonone was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soon
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
one was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to NASA centers, reports the New York Times. Sagan himself couldn’t even get one. As the 40th anniversary approaches, however, Ozma Records hopes to raise $198,000 to... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soonone was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soon
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 3 days ago
one was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to NASA centers, reports the New York Times. Sagan himself couldn’t even get one. As the 40th anniversary approaches, however, Ozma Records hopes to raise $198,000 to... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Earth’s Message to Aliens Coming to Humans Soon on Vinyl Records Via Kickstarter Campaignone was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to
Earth’s Message to Aliens Coming to Humans Soon on Vinyl Records Via Kickstarter Campaign
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
one was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to NASA centers, reports the New York Times. Sagan himself couldn’t even get one. As the 40th anniversary approaches, however, Ozma Records hopes to raise $198,000 to... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soonone was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soon
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
one was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to NASA centers, reports the New York Times. Sagan himself couldn’t even get one. As the 40th anniversary approaches, however, Ozma Records hopes to raise $198,000 to... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soonone was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soon
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 3 days ago
one was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to NASA centers, reports the New York Times. Sagan himself couldn’t even get one. As the 40th anniversary approaches, however, Ozma Records hopes to raise $198,000 to... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soonone was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soon
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 3 days ago
one was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to NASA centers, reports the New York Times. Sagan himself couldn’t even get one. As the 40th anniversary approaches, however, Ozma Records hopes to raise $198,000 to... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soonone was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soon
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
one was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to NASA centers, reports the New York Times. Sagan himself couldn’t even get one. As the 40th anniversary approaches, however, Ozma Records hopes to raise $198,000 to... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soonone was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soon
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 3 days ago
one was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to NASA centers, reports the New York Times. Sagan himself couldn’t even get one. As the 40th anniversary approaches, however, Ozma Records hopes to raise $198,000 to... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soonone was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soon
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 3 days ago
one was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to NASA centers, reports the New York Times. Sagan himself couldn’t even get one. As the 40th anniversary approaches, however, Ozma Records hopes to raise $198,000 to... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Earth’s Message to Aliens Coming to Humans Soonone was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to
Earth’s Message to Aliens Coming to Humans Soon
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 3 days ago
one was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to NASA centers, reports the New York Times. Sagan himself couldn’t even get one. As the 40th anniversary approaches, however, Ozma Records hopes to raise $198,000 to... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soonone was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to
Earth’s message to aliens coming to humans soon
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
one was reserved for Jimmy Carter, and a handful of others were distributed to NASA centers, reports the New York Times. Sagan himself couldn’t even get one. As the 40th anniversary approaches, however, Ozma Records hopes to raise $198,000 to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Terpstra wins Eneco Tour as Dennis crasheschampionship time-trial in Doha. Finishing third in the final stage was Belgiu
Terpstra wins Eneco Tour as Dennis crashes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
championship time-trial in Doha. Finishing third in the final stage was Belgium's Oliver Naesen, who came second overall. Dutch rider Tom Dumoulin was fourth on the day, followed by Olympic champion Greg Van Avermaet and world champion Peter Sa... Read more
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Velo News
Eneco: Terpstra claims overall as Boasson Hagen wins finalethe overall race victor. Naesen surged to runner-up honors on the final general
Eneco: Terpstra claims overall as Boasson Hagen wins finale
Velo News / Posted 3 days ago
the overall race victor. Naesen surged to runner-up honors on the final general classification leaderboard, while Tinkoff’s Peter Sagan closed out the race in third, fending off BMC’s Greg Van Avermaet by two seconds for the final spot on the pod... Read more
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The Manila Times
Australian Dennis reclaims Eneco leadRacing team won the fifth stage team time-trial. The 26-year-old time-trial spe
Australian Dennis reclaims Eneco lead
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
Racing team won the fifth stage team time-trial. The 26-year-old time-trial specialist took the lead from Tinkoff’s Peter Sagan. Dennis had been leading until Wednesday but lost the overnight lead to Slovak Sagan by just seven seconds. But with a... Read more
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Brandon Sun
As I See Itthe thought our planet, when photographed from deep in space was a mere pale bl
As I See It
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
the thought our planet, when photographed from deep in space was a mere pale blue dot. Noted author and astronomer Carl Sagan said it best when he so poignantly shared that our responsibility to earth was to “deal more kindly with one another,... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Arkansas Times Recommends: The Think Editionwine. A visual representation of us at our most simple elements. Carbon, the sa
Arkansas Times Recommends: The Think Edition
Arkansas Times / Posted 5 days ago
wine. A visual representation of us at our most simple elements. Carbon, the sanguine taste of iron, petrichor, smoke. Carl Sagan once said of all of us "we are star stuff'," and with each glass it was like I was drinking eternity, drinking the vast... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Aussie Dennis reclaims Eneco leadtime-trial. Australian cyclist Rohan Dennis of BMC Racing Team, wearing the le
Aussie Dennis reclaims Eneco lead
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
time-trial. Australian cyclist Rohan Dennis of BMC Racing Team, wearing the leader jersey, and Slovakian cyclist Peter Sagan of Tinkoff, wearing the red jersey, wait before the start of the fourth stage of the Eneco Tour cycling race The... Read more
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Velo News
Eneco: Dennis reclaims overall lead from Saganteam time trial world champion Friday with a win in the Eneco Tour’s stage 5 TT
Eneco: Dennis reclaims overall lead from Sagan
Velo News / Posted 5 days ago
team time trial world champion Friday with a win in the Eneco Tour’s stage 5 TTT. The day’s overall race leader, Peter Sagan, saw his hopes of a GC win plummet as his Tinkoff team could only manage eighth place, 34 seconds behind BMC, which... Read more
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The Manila Times
Sagan takes Eneco lead with 2nd straight stage winBRUSSELS: World champion Peter Sagan won his second straight stage on Thursday
Sagan takes Eneco lead with 2nd straight stage win
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
BRUSSELS: World champion Peter Sagan won his second straight stage on Thursday (Friday in Manila) to take the overall lead at the Eneco Tour. The Slovak outsprinted German Andre Greipel and Alexander Kristoff of Norway to claim victory in the 202km... Read more
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Velo News
Eneco: Sagan defeats Greipel, takes overall leadPeter Sagan won his second stage in a row at the Eneco Tour Thursday. Photo: Ti
Eneco: Sagan defeats Greipel, takes overall lead
Velo News / Posted 6 days ago
Peter Sagan won his second stage in a row at the Eneco Tour Thursday. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com World champion Peter Sagan collected his second win of the week at the Eneco Tour, and with his stage 4 sprint victory Thursday, the Slovak... Read more
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CNET
Stephen Hawking backs $100 million effort to find aliensMarcy, of the University of California at Berkeley; and Ann Druyan, co-writer o
Stephen Hawking backs $100 million effort to find aliens
CNET / Posted 6 days ago
Marcy, of the University of California at Berkeley; and Ann Druyan, co-writer of the TV series "Cosmos" and widow of Carl Sagan. Seth MacFarlane, movie director and creator of TV's "Family Guy," added his voice to the emotional promotional video... Read more
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Billboard
New Box Set Will Recreate the Golden Documentation of Humanity We Sent Into Spacetwo NASA spacecraft, Voyager I and II, in 1977, and sent on an interstellar jou
New Box Set Will Recreate the Golden Documentation of Humanity We Sent Into Space
Billboard / Posted 6 days ago
two NASA spacecraft, Voyager I and II, in 1977, and sent on an interstellar journey that its visionaries -- including Carl Sagan -- hope will end someday with their discovery by other intelligent (and curious) beings and help tell the story of our... Read more
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Billboard
Music for Aliens: New Project Will Recreate the Golden Documentation of Humanity We Sent Into Spacetwo NASA spacecraft, Voyager I and II, in 1977, and sent on an interstellar jou
Music for Aliens: New Project Will Recreate the Golden Documentation of Humanity We Sent Into Space
Billboard / Posted 7 days ago
two NASA spacecraft, Voyager I and II, in 1977, and sent on an interstellar journey that its visionaries -- including Carl Sagan -- hope will end someday with their discovery by other intelligent (and curious) beings and help tell the story of our... Read more
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Pitchfork
Kickstarter Campaign Seeks to Release NASA Voyager Golden Record for the First Timephonograph record that told the story of Earth’s history through sound and imag
Kickstarter Campaign Seeks to Release NASA Voyager Golden Record for the First Time
Pitchfork / Posted 7 days ago
phonograph record that told the story of Earth’s history through sound and images. Curated by the astronomer Carl Sagan, the Voyager Golden Records contained music and images from around the world, including Bach, Senegalese... Read more
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