A Quote by Carl Edward Sagan on carl sagan inspiration physics science future

Goddard represented a unique combination of visionary dedication and technological brilliance. He studied physics because he needed physics to get to Mars. In reading the notebooks of Robert Goddard, I am struck by how powerful his exploratory and scientific motivations were – and how influental speculative ideas, even erroneous ones, can be on the shaping of the future.

Carl Sagan (1934 - 1996)

Source: Broca's Brain

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