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Gregory Benford

Science fiction author and astrophysicist

1941   -  

country of citizenship: United States of America
educated at: University of California, San Diego
occupation: physicist, astronomer, novelist, writer, university teacher, science fiction writer
award received: Nebula Award for Best Novelette, Fellow of the American Physical Society, Nebula Award for Best Novel, Premio Gigamesh

Gregory Benford (born January 30, 1941) is an American science fiction author and astrophysicist who is Professor Emeritus at the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of California, Irvine. He is a contributing editor of Reason magazine.Benford wrote the Galactic Center Saga science fiction novels, beginning with In the Ocean of Night (1977). The series postulates a galaxy in which sentient organic life is in constant warfare with sentient electromechanical life. In 1969 he wrote "The Scarred Man", the first story about a computer virus, published in 1970.
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Foundation's Fear

book by Gregory Benford

author: Gregory Benford



novel by Gregory Benford

author: Gregory Benford
screenwriter: Henry Kuttner, Catherine Lucile Moore, David Twohy


Beyond the Fall of Night

novel by Gregory Benford

author: Gregory Benford, Arthur C. Clarke


Heart of the Comet

novel by Gregory Benford

author: David Brin, Gregory Benford



"shared universe" hard science fiction novel

author: Poul Anderson, Greg Bear, Gregory Benford, David Brin, Nancy Kress, Frederik Pohl



author: Larry Niven, Gregory Benford

Bowl of Heaven

author: Gregory Benford, Larry Niven

Great Sky River

novel by Gregory Benford

author: Gregory Benford


Foundation's Fears

author: Gregory Benford

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