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Arthur c. clarke
explorers from Earth destroy while trying to open. More books by Arthur. Clarke shared his home in Colombo with his friends brother, Hector, his partner in the diving business; Hectors wife, Valerie; and their three daughters. His father was a farmer; his mother a post office telegrapher. 5 Clarkea on pidetty yhtenä "kolmesta suuresta" Isaac Asimovin ja Robert Heinleinin rinnalla.
Its genesis was a short story called The Sentinel, first published in a science fiction magazine in 1951. Valikoiman toimittanut Juhani Hinkkanen. April, 05:30 Uhr Hard SF: Booklist for BotM Poll for May. Far from displaying uncanny prescience, these conjectures mainly demonstrated his lifelong, and often disappointed, optimism about the peaceful uses of technology from his calculation in 1945 that atomic-fueled rockets could be no more than 20 years away to his conviction in 1999 that clean, safe. In the book he demonstrates his new-found powers by detonating from space the entire arsenal of Soviet and United States nuclear weapons. (The Fountains of Paradise, 1980.) Suom. Clarke Foundation, alternate Names: Sir Arthur. Clarken kirjoissaan esittämiä näkyjä ovat esimerkiksi maasta avaruuteen ulottuvat hissitornit, suora kansanvalta informaatioverkkojen kautta ja edustuksellisen presidentin valitseminen arvalla kaikkien kansalaisten joukosta.
He was briefly married in 1953 to an American diving enthusiast named Marilyn Mayfield; they separated after a few months and were divorced in 1964, having had no children. (Cradle, 1988.) Yhdessä Gentry Leen kanssa. Hän on 1900-luvun tieteiskirjallisuuden tunnetuimpia nimiä. Clarken kolme lakia ovat (esseestä Hazards conflict between diet and eating of Prophecy: The Failure of Imagination, 1962 Kun vanhempi tunnustettu tieteilijä sanoo jonkun olevan mahdollista, on hän todennäköisesti oikeassa, mutta väittäessän jonkin olevan mahdotonta on hän todennäköisesti värässä. Enter Stanley Kubrick, in the spring of 1964, Stanley Kubrick, fresh from his triumph with. Januar, 18:18 Uhr Hard SF: * BotM: "2010: Odyssey Two" by Arthur. But as a science fiction writer he couldnt resist drawing up timelines for what he called possible futures. Clarken kuuluisin kirja on 2001 Avaruusseikkailu, jonka hän kirjoitti laatiessaan käsikirjoitusta samannimiseen elokuvaan. Contribute to This Page, stream Comedy Titles With Prime Video. This so-called geostationary orbit has been officially designated the Clarke Orbit by the International Astronomical Union.
April, 13:35 Uhr More 2018 Goodreads Inc. His primer on space flight, The Exploration of Space, became an American Book-of-the-Month Club selection. Clarke was often criticized for failing to create fully realized characters. Clarkes reputation as a prophet of the space age rests on more than a few accurate predictions. Clarke said his greatest influences as a writer were Lord Dunsany, a British fantasist noted for his lyrical, if sometimes overblown, prose; Olaf Stapledon, a British philosopher who wrote vast speculative narratives that projected human evolution to the farthest reaches of space and time; and. Samoihin aikoihin hän alkoi julkaista tieteiskirjallisuutta.