Essays Tagged: "Arthur C. Clarke"

Arthur C. Clarke, A Science Fiction Legend

A good amount of info on Arthur C. Clarke. Got me an A! Excellent use of 1's 2's and 3's, good information.Arthur C. Clarke, ... d 3's, good information.Arthur C. Clarke, a science fiction author, has had a very interesting life.Arthur was born on December 16, 1917, in Minehead, England. He was the oldest of four children. His ... his own telescope, and changed a bike light to transmit sound along the path of light it gave off. Arthur made his first literary connections by writing in the school newspaper.He attended elementary ...

(2 pages) 47 0 3.9 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

"Forbidden Planet" movie Comparison to Shakespeare's The Tempest

t employs magic, Forbidden Planet utilizes technology. At this point, it is useful to recall one of Arthur C. Clarke's more famous ideas, which is that any technology, when sufficiently advanced, is i ...

(5 pages) 67 0 3.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

The essay is about Arthur C. Clarke. Arthur C. Clarke showed himself as a visionary in his novels Rendezvous with Rama, Childhood's End and 2001: A Space Odyssey

Arthur C. ClarkeMany people influence society through various ways. This influence can be projected ... ed greatly in predicting the future and expressing life, as he knows it, is science fiction writer, Arthur C. Clarke. He investigated such subjects as human interaction with extraterrestrial life and ... hood's End, and 2001: A Space Odyssey, are all novels which describe in great detail the ideas that Arthur C. Clarke has on the future of society. Arthur C. Clarke showed himself as a visionary in his ...

(7 pages) 71 0 5.0 Sep/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Star" by Arthur Clarke.

The main theme of "The Star" by Arthur C. Clarke deals with faith. Clarke defines faith as having belief and trust in God with stron ...

(5 pages) 46 0 5.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Effects of Cryogenic Freezing

ng period of time. However, at this point in history, scientists are unable to bring them back. Sir Arthur C. Clarke, inventor of the communications satellite, says "although no one can quantify the p ... h cryogenics is the fact that no one has successfully revived a human body from a frozen state. Dr. Arthur Rowe, a cryobiologist in the field, states "believing cryogenics could reanimate somebody who ...

(5 pages) 44 2 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

"The Childhood's End" by Arthur C. Clarke A world with less creativity

The novel The Childhood's End, by Arthur C. Clarke, introduces a world in the future with inevitable interaction between the outer spa ...

(3 pages) 47 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Why does religion exist?

Arthur C Clarke once said "It may be that our role on this planet is not to worship God, but to crea ...

(4 pages) 89 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

"The Singularity is Near": Technology and the changes to the Human Condition.

that because it has always been that way? When it becomes, to all intents and purposes, magic? Yes, Arthur C. Clarke did say that "any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic" ...

(6 pages) 62 0 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Card And Clarke: At The Extremes Of A Genre

mainstream. This idea can be seen clearly in Orson Scott Card's unique novel, Ender's Game, and in Arthur C. Clarke's traditional science-fiction short story, The Nine Billion Names of God. In these ... hat he is faced with, with the contrast between him and those who are his enemies.The hypothesis of Arthur C. Clarke's The Nine Billion Names of God is that when every possible combination of letters ...

(5 pages) 513 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

2061 odyssey

ver read a book that went fast with little plot? That's what kind of book 2061: odyssey three is by Arthur C. Clarke. This book is the third book in Clarke's space odyssey trilogy. 2061 is easy to rea ...

(1 pages) 660 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

Bigger, Better, Faster (, Foundations Of Paradise

longed to build things, and as time goes on, man feels the need to outdo all previous achievements. Arthur C. Clarke's novel, Foundations of Paradise is a good example of this human characteristic.Van ... ample of the great lengths that man will go to outdo himself.All in all, Foundations of Paradise by Arthur C. Clarke has opened my eyes to the fact that Even as technology advances, the reason for it ...

(3 pages) 5 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Curse-Arthur C. Clarke The Curse and the Hydrogen Bomb

"The Curse" is a short story by Arthur C. Clarke which was first published in 1953. This story describes the state of a dead small t ... in the very place Shakespeare was born, Stratford-upon-Avon. Analyzing this short story written by Arthur C. Clarke, one can conclude that he must enjoy writing about scientific breakthroughs and he ... n dialogues for characters. The mood in the story is very sad, which is an excellent viewpoint that Arthur C. Clarke shows throughout out the story. The bomb destroyed everything in the town, and a sa ...

(2 pages) 2882 0 4.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

How Do The Childhood Years Affect Us Later In Life?

nd battle giant squids, or being able to circumnavigate the globe in eighty days. There would be no Arthur C. Clarke, who could imagine a space odyssey. Van Gogh, Picasso, Salvador Dali, Michelangelo, ...

(3 pages) 58 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Analysis of the Poem "Variations on the Word Love"

y critic,an essayist and an environmental activist. And she is an excellent writer, a winner of the Arthur C. Clarke Award and Prince of Asturias award for Literature. Her genres of writing include hi ...

(2 pages) 4 0 0.0 Aug/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

Circe and Calypso

(4 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

The Oddessey

(3 pages) 1 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry