During the final months of his life Robert L. Forward worked on an autobiography, knowing full well that he would not have time enough to finish it before cancer killed him. Fortunately for us all, Bob Forward's family has shared the draft at (see, e.g., ). It's good reading, even in its unavoidably incomplete and unedited state.

The main areas of research that Bob Forward worked on during his highly productive career included:

All still important, all at that fertile crossroads between theory and practice where valuable discoveries tend to blossom.

And there were Dr. Forward's popular science articles and his science-fiction novels, not to mention his contagious enthusiasm and creative energy. We still miss you, Bob ...

(see also FastForward (21 Feb 2002), FasterForward (26 Sep 2002), ...)

TopicProfiles - TopicScience - 2003-06-04

(correlates: FasterForward, JudyReWilderness, CornFloss, ...)