Cosmos

Season 1 Episode 1

The Shores of the Cosmic Ocean

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Aired Unknown Sep 28, 1980 on PBS
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The Shores of the Cosmic Ocean
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How large is the Earth compared to the universe as a whole? How long have life and humans existed on Earth compared to the age of the universe? How did humans figure out that the Earth is round and how big it is? This episode contains the "Cosmic Calendar" segment. Dr. Sagan goes deep into space with the help of special effects to visit star clusters, supernovas, pulsars, quasars, and exploding galaxies. At the conclusion, he takes viewers to a re-creation of the 2,000-year-old Alexandrian Library.moreless

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