Could the surrealist have made a blockbuster?
Burnham in his Prescott, Arizona home lab, circa 1960. Yesterday, we published the first half of a 24,000-word "self-interview" by Lowell Observatory astronomer Robert Burnham, Jr. on what would have been his 80th birthday. Burnham died in 1993 at the age of 61. He was known not only for hi ... More >>
Octavia E. Butler, science fiction visionary, 19472006
Harvard Law Professor Randall Kennedy's Troublesome Word