Carl Sagan Day Coming Up

… In a mere five hundred and eighteen thousand Billion seconds. Or, to be less precise, on December 20th.

We learn this news from Tangled Up in Blue Guy, and you can learn more at Joel’s Humanistic Blog.

Comments

  1. #1 CS
    December 17, 2007

    Actually, I think the latter is more precise, since “five hundred and eighteen thousand Billion seconds” appears to be off by 16,414,780.1 years (or so google tells me).

  2. #2 Greg Laden
    December 17, 2007

    Actually, I got my information from Google as well, and it was accurate, but I wrote the post much earlier than it was published!

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