From time to time now I will write on scientific but off-topic issues (off-topic meaning not related to the theme described in the banner of this blog site.)
As I am starting to go through all the accumulated files and stuff to see how much I can discard (you have to do that at my age), I came upon the Uranus episode of 1977! I thought I would at least scan some of the correspondence, and place them on the Internet. You can see the file here:
As I went through the file, this bit of writing brought a smile – how the great Carl Sagan was letting me down gently while rejecting my paper!