Author Ray Bradbury passed on June 5th. I was saddened to hear this, as I had always been a fan of his. I loved The Martian Chronicles, and Something Wicked This Way Comes . . . eesh. It freaked me out. Bradbury had fantastic imagination and a way of making you feel part of the story, no matter how fantastic the premise.
I found this video of Bradbury from the Jet Propulsion Laboratory’s YouTube feed and thought I’d share. He’s at a symposium at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) and is on stage with Arthur C. Clarke (2001: A Space Odyssey) and the man who brought astronomy to the mainstream, the incredible Carl Sagan, as well as other science greats: