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Chilling prediction—Video 2:34 min

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My grandfather and I used to watch Cosmos every weekend on PBS. Here’s the host, Carl Sagan, speaking many years ago on Charlie Rose. The point he makes here is the point I try to make in every single class I teach at the college. I succeed in making it to a minority of students:

2 thoughts on “Chilling prediction—Video 2:34 min

  1. Have you seen the movie ‘Idiocracy’? There is a reason your are reaching a minority of your students.

  2. I haven’t seen it, no. However, I work with the undereducated, and I have written a book about it, so I probably should see this film. (I haven’t seen any films since my first child was born in 2009.)

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