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No Morning After by Arthur C. Clarke

No Morning After by Arthur C. Clarke

No Morning After is one of those stories by Arthur C. Clarke that you can read over and over and find something new every time. Read More »

Asni’s Art Blog: The Painting of Earthsea (part 1)

Asni’s Art Blog: The Painting of Earthsea (part 1)

The first thing to note is that there don't appear to be a lot of pictorial representations of Earthsea. The second thing is that artists seem to have a hard time visualizing the characters of the book the way they have been described by the author. Read More »

Green Fingers by Arthur C. Clarke

Green Fingers by Arthur C. Clarke

The short story Green Fingers by Arthur C. Clarke is a fine example of dreamers and forecasters from over half a century ago. Read More »

Review: An Ape about the House by Arthur C. Clarke

Review: An Ape about the House by Arthur C. Clarke

An Ape about the House by Arthur C. Clarke is less about the ape and more about the house. Primates have played an integral part in looking at the human condition over the years, but this story throws a wrench in the debate by simply focusing on the ... Read More »

The Nine Billion Names of God by Arthur C. Clarke

The Nine Billion Names of God by Arthur C. Clarke

Now there are classic science fiction stories, and then there are classic science fiction stories used by educators to introduce young impressionable readers and writers to the age old argument of science and religion. The Nine Billion Names of God b... Read More »

Review: The Sentinel by Arthur C. Clarke

Review: The Sentinel by Arthur C. Clarke

Arthur C. Clarke’s short story The Sentinel lost in a writing competion and could feasibly have never made it to publication. But over time, the story emerged as the inspiration for the cult classic 2001: A Space Odyssey. Read More »