Originally Posted by tixe
No. I would have confused him with Asimov before I confused him with Kubrick. There was something in the news about Clarke a couple of years ago. Maybe it was some health problem or other. Maybe it was an award; who knows?
Perhaps it was when his diving school in Sri Lanka was destroyed by the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami. I believe he was there, but survived. I think he rebuilt the diving school since then too.
I always loved his 'Rama' series. R.I.P. Mr. Clarke, Thanks for the wonderful stories!