December 1, 2020

The writer Ben Bova passed away on Sunday, November 29, 2020. He had contracted Covid-19 and had complications that led to pneumonia aggravated by a stroke.

Ben Bova was eclectic not only as an author, having been president of both the National Space Society and the Science Fiction Writers of America. He lectured at universities and conferences and was also a radio and television commentator, always on topics related to science and science fiction.

With his works, Ben Bova spread for decades ideas related to various scientific and technological advances, and that humanity will expand into space. He will be still appreciated for a long time to come.