Ramblings about what I encounter within the realm of the geosciences, as well as the occasional rant about nonsense.

18 March 2008

We are greater for having known him

Arthur C. Clarke has passed away today. Click here for the AP article

Rendezvous with Rama was one of my favorite books when I was younger. He was definitely one of the giants of science fiction. It is an understatement but he will be missed.

1 comment:

Silver Fox said...

I'm sad to hear that. My favorite book of his is "Childhood's End," which I haven't read in a long time, now. Perhaps it would be a fitting time to re-read it.


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Between Los Alamos,NM and White Rock, NM

Between Los Alamos,NM and White Rock, NM
The photo of the travertine spring was taken in the small opening in the center of the image.

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