archive: RE: SETI Quote from Arthur C. Clarke...

RE: SETI Quote from Arthur C. Clarke...

Larry Klaes ( )
Tue, 25 Aug 1998 15:47:20 -0400

Indeed he was. Clarke was one of the first members of the BIS (in 1934)
and one of its most influential members. In fact the BIS had its HQ at
his home in 1938.

For a bio timeline on Clarke:


From: Dr. H. Paul Shuch
Sent: Tuesday, August 25, 1998 3:39 PM
To: Larry Klaes;
Subject: Re: SETI Quote from Arthur C. Clarke...

At 03:33 PM 8/25/98 -0400, Larry Klaes wrote:

>- British Interplanetary Society brochure (1938)

If your date is correct, Larry, Sir Arthur would have been 19 or 20 when he
wrote that. Let's not underestimate the wisdom of youth!
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