#Truth, part two: Carl Sagan

Screeshot from aerial video showing breach of Mount Polley Tailings Pond

Screenshot from aerial video showing breach of Mount Polley Mine tailings pond in BC

“We’ve arranged a society based on science and technology, in which nobody understands anything about science and technology. And this combustible mixture of ignorance and power, sooner or later, is going to blow up in our faces. Who is running the science and technology in a democracy if the people don’t know anything about it?”

– Carl Sagan, in a 1996 interview with Charlie Rose

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23. August 2014 by Mat Trevors
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