B – Arthur C. Clarke

The terms of the Clarke – Asimov treaty

Por |noviembre 1st, 2018|

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What are the terms of the Clarke – Asimov treaty?

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Asimov was required to insist that

Arthur C. Clarke was the best science fiction writer in the world

(reserving second best for himself),

while Clarke was required to insist that

Isaac Asimov was the best science writer in the world

(reserving second best for himself).

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Arthur C. Clarke –

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Arthur C. Clarke’s Three Laws

Por |noviembre 1st, 2018|

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1) When a distinguished but elderly scientist states that something is possible, he is almost certainly right. When he states that something is impossible, he is very probably wrong.

2) The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.

3) Any sufficiently advanced technology is […]

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Félix Capitán – Stanley Kubrick y la inspiración para “2001”

Por |marzo 1st, 2017|

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B – Keith Ferrell

Por |septiembre 18th, 2016|

Monday, December 16, 2013

Some Thoughts on the Occasion of Arthur C. Clarke’s Birthday

http://cultivatingkeith.blogspot.com/

2013/12/some-thoughts-on-occasion-of-arthur-c.html

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Cz – Juan Manuel Grijalvo – Animales – 2016

Por |marzo 2nd, 2016|

Hoy, si le parece bien,
podemos retomar un tema
que habíamos tocado en 2001

hablar otra vez de lo que son
-mejor dicho, somos-
los animales.

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Many of my favourite British writers had some sort of imperial connection

Por |noviembre 6th, 2015|

Many of my favourite

British writers

had some sort of

imperial connection, […]

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Rc – Ai – Clarke – Imperial Earth – [pg127 – Minisec

Por |octubre 14th, 2015|

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Duncan’s Minisec had been a parting gift from Colin, and he was not yet completely familiar with its controls. There had been nothing really wrong with his old unit, and he had left it behind with some regret; but the casing had become stained and battle-scarred, and he had to agree that it was not elegant enough for Earth. […]

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Rc – Clarke – Imperial Earth – [pg132 – President Claire Hansen

Por |septiembre 24th, 2015|

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Duncan felt sorry for poor President Claire Hansen. As a gesture of courtesy, in this centennial year she was not only President of the United States, but also of Earth. And, of course, she had not asked for either job; if she had done so – or even if she had been […]

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R – Arthur C. Clarke – A Fall of Moondust

Por |julio 31st, 2015|

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Page number

106 – On committees

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P – Arthur C. Clarke – On committees – A board is long, hard, and narrow. It is made of wood.

Por |julio 31st, 2015|

“A Fall of Moondust”

page 106

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Chief Engineer Lawrence did not believe

that committees ever achieved anything.

His views were well known in the Moon,

for shortly after the last biannual visit of the Lunar Board of Survey

a notice had appeared on his desk conveying the information:

‘A board is long, hard, and narrow. It is made of wood.’

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