New to this edition are Freeman Dyson's comments on Sagan's vision and the importance of the work, Ann Druyan's assessment of Sagan's cultural significance as a champion of science, and David Morrison's discussion of the advances made since 1973 and what became of Sagan's predictions.
Who knows what wonders this third millennium will reveal, but one thing is certain: Carl Sagan played a unique role in preparing us for them.
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Carl Sagan never fails to inspire. This book is no exception.
This is an excellent book. It is written in Sagan's clear and readable style. Chapter 36, 37, 38 provide the big picture of how we got here, from Big Bang to Human beings.