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Arthur C. Clarke dead at 90

Postby nichols » Tue Mar 18, 2008 3:59 pm

Writer Arthur C. Clarke Dies at 90
By RAVI NESSMAN
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COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Arthur C. Clarke, a visionary science fiction writer who won worldwide acclaim with more than 100 books on space, science and the future, died Wednesday in his adopted home of Sri Lanka, an aide said. He was 90...


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Postby MD² » Wed Mar 19, 2008 7:41 pm

Goodbye & thanks Mr.Clarke.
I'm certain there's a newly born star shining in the sky for us.

Sir Clarke was also a Nobel Peace Prize nominee & "inventor" of geostationary satellite communications!

I'd recommend "Songs of Distant Earth" to anyone who hasn't had the chance to get acquainted with this extraordinary writer.

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