God, The Universe, and Everything Else…

Carl Sagan, Stephen Hawking and Arthur C Clarke

vruz: cool stuff if you ignore the pompous voiceover and operatic music.

Stephen Hawking, Arthur C. Clarke and Carl Sagan (via satellite) discuss the Big Bang theory, God, our existence as well as the possibility of extraterrestrial life.


All civilizations become either spacefaring or extinct.


I suspect that there’s a whole population out there—people who are underrepresented in the sciences, people who are just like me, but who did not have as deep an energy reserve as I did—who ultimately got discouraged and turned away. So my hope is that by being visible, I’m opening doors so that people better than I am, who may never even have thought they could do this, will come along and be revealed to modern society