MZ_MakerBirthday.gif 270946main_CarlSagan_20080903-browse.jpgBorn in Brooklyn on this date in 1934, galactic citizen Carl Sagan—scientist, educator, advocate, author, artist—passed away in 1996. Today he would have been 76.

Sean Michael Ragan

Sean Michael Ragan

I am descended from 5,000 generations of tool-using primates. Also, I went to college and stuff. I am a long-time contributor to MAKE magazine and My work has also appeared in ReadyMade, c’t – Magazin für Computertechnik, and The Wall Street Journal.

  • BobsYourUncle

    Good scientist, but a maker?

  • RocketGuy

    He always liked Carl Sagan, I never knew that they shared a birthday though. I hope my dad knew, he probably did.

    Happy Birthday wherever you both are.

  • Becky Stern

    “I’m Sagan all my love for you,” Carl!