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Daemon
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Isaac Asimov

Asimov was an exceptionally prolific Russian-American author who achieved great success with his science-fiction and popular science books. Along with Robert A. Heinlein and Arthur C. Clarke, he was considered one of the "Big Three" science-fiction authors of his era. Though best known for his scientific works, Asimov wrote on a diverse range of subjects, including the Bible and Shakespeare, penning more than 400 volumes in all. What robot-related term did he coin in the course of his writings? More...
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His parents owned a succession of candy stores, and everyone in the family was expected to work in them.
Lucky bastard!

I'm more of a Philip K Dick fan, but Asimov is undeniably brilliant, both at the science fiction & science faction.
He died of HIV complications after a blood transfusion! I never knew. How tragic that the family had to hush it up due to prejudice. Boo hoo!
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"Robotics", I think
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Very interesting reading, and did you know Isaac Asminov, was an atheist until April 6, 1992?
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His only name is thunderous enough for me, never got the chance to know the other two.
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