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  • Jimmy Carter inauguaration day anecdote

    02/04/2008 10:42:04 PM PST · by Steve Schulin · 6 replies · 289+ views
    Telepolis ^ | Feb 5 2008 | Markus Kompa
    They [CIA] said to me that they wanted me to meet President Carter to invest millions of Dollars in psychical research. So I said to them, "How do you want me to do it?" This was when he was President elect, not yet sworn in as President. So they said to me, "We will arrange for you to go to the White House on the day of the inauguration, and you talk to him there." "How are you going to get me into the White House?" "Don't worry." And to make a long story short, a girl came into my...
  • The Great Stargazer (Johnny Carson, a great promoter of science)

    01/25/2005 11:39:11 AM PST · by jalisco555 · 12 replies · 873+ views
    Tech Central Station ^ | 1/25/05 | Sallie Baliunas
    If you look up at the awesome Milky Way and smile about its billions and billions of stars, be grateful to Johnny Carson (1925 - 2005) for bringing the universe home through cathode ray technology, his vast talent and avid interest in astronomy. Carson brought two distinguished astronomers and popularizers to The Tonight Show television audience and wider public notice. Robert Jastrow's book, Red Giants and White Dwarfs: Man's Descent from the Stars, first published in 1967, describes scientific discoveries relating humans to the origin and evolution of the cosmos. The book grew from Jastrow's 1964 television lectures as part...