Carl Edward Sagan
|Birthplace:||Brooklyn, Kings, NY, USA|
|Death:||Died in Seattle, WA, USA|
|Cause of death:||Pneumonia|
|Place of Burial:||Lakeview Cemetery, Ithaca, NY, USA|
Son of Sam Sagan and Rachel Molly Gruber
|Managed by:||Adam Robert Brown|
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About Carl Sagan
Carl Edward Sagan (November 9, 1934 – December 20, 1996) was an American astronomer, astrophysicist, cosmologist, author, science popularizer, and science communicator in the space and natural sciences.
During his lifetime, he published more than 600 scientific papers and popular articles and was author, co-author, or editor of more than 20 books. In his works, he advocated skeptical inquiry and the scientific method. He pioneered exobiology and promoted the Search for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence (SETI). Cont.