Martin Gardner 1914–2010

Martin Gardner died at age 95 on Saturday, May 22nd.

“This past weekend the world darkened with the loss of one of its brightest lights: Martin Gardner, polymath extraordinaire, founding father of the modern skeptical movement, and a friend. R.I.P. Martin.” – Michael Shermer

Interview of Martin Gardner by Michael Shermer:
http://www.skeptic.com/eskeptic/10-05-26/#tribute

NY Times Obituary:
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/05/24/us/24gardner.html?scp=1&sq;=Martin%20Gardner&st;=cse

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  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/00614431481869546953 smartalek

    Such a loss.
    The delights of Lewis Carroll's Alice books were amplified, broadened, and deepened in Gardner's "Annotated Alice" version.


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