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Gregory Benford

Gregory Benford is an astrophysicist and science fiction writer. He is a Professor of Physics at the University of California, Irvine. His fiction has won many awards, including a Nebula Award for his novel Timescape.


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"How Evolution Gave Us Mathematics"   GREGORY BENFORD   Apr 23, 2015

"Remembering Sidney Coleman"   gregorybenford.com  Feb 26, 2015

"Science Fiction Thrillers"   gregorybenford.com  Feb 22, 2015

"Afoot At Loncon"   gregorybenford.com  Feb 5, 2015

"From Starship Century: Noah’s Ark Eggs and Viviparous Plants: Freeman Dyson"   GREGORY BENFORD   Dec 9, 2014

"Last Things: Cold Comfort in the Far Future"   gregorybenford.com  Sep 30, 2014

"An Interview with: Professor George Slusser – Eaton science fiction collection’s Curator"   Gregory Benford  Aug 10, 2014

"A scientist-author at the heart of hard science fiction"   gregorybenford.com  Feb 20, 2014

"Verne to Varley: Hard SF Evolves"   GREGORY BENFORD   Oct 18, 2013

"Rats in a Spherical Box: Looking to the Skies"   Ethical Technology  Jan 24, 2013

"Beautiful, Unreasonable Mathematics"   Ethical Technology  Jan 17, 2013

"Evil and Me"   50 Voices of Disbelief  Nov 22, 2009


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