Sci-fi guru Arthur C. Clarke dies at 90

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Sci-fi guru Arthur C. Clarke dies at 90

Postby Tripz » Wed Mar 19, 2008 1:04 pm

COLOMBO (Reuters) - Pioneering science fiction writer and visionary Arthur C. Clarke, best known for his work on the movie "2001: A Space Odyssey", has died in his adopted home of Sri Lanka at the age of 90.

He died of respiratory complications and heart failure doctors linked to the post-polio syndrome that had kept him wheelchair-bound for years.

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Re: Sci-fi guru Arthur C. Clarke dies at 90

Postby chimaera » Wed Mar 19, 2008 1:06 pm

A great loss to the world of sci-fi.
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Re: Sci-fi guru Arthur C. Clarke dies at 90

Postby yabadoo » Sat Apr 19, 2008 11:46 am

A great mind and a wonderful writer.

He made me think and helped me concentrate on my finals for my BSc.

He will be missed :( :( :(
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