Planetary Video

Carl Sagan Day 2012 Tribute

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The Planetary Society held a special tribute show for our co-founder, Carl Sagan, on what would have been his 78th birthday.

Due to technical problems during the event, this video uses the the live-recorded audio overlaid with photos taken by Liam Kennedy.

Joining us onstage were:

Louis Friedman, Executive Director Emeritus of the Planetary Society
Kip Thorne, Caltech Astrophysicist
Lynda Obst, Executive Producer of Contact
Chas Beichman, Executive Director of the NASA Exoplanet Science Institute
Emily Lakdawalla, Senior Editor for the Planetary Society
Sarah Milkovich, MRO HiRISE investigation scientist and science operations systems engineer for MSL
Melissa Rice, NASA Postdoctoral Fellow, Caltech
Wladimir Lyra, Carl Sagan Fellow, JPL