1920 Archive

The J.K. Rowling of Sci-Fi : Isaac Aminov

1950-1980’s were a golden era for sci-fi writers. With the ongoing space race and constant technological innovations in astronomy, people felt a great need to truly understand space and astronomy. One of the pioneers of bridging this gap was Isaac Aminov, regarded by many to be the greatest science writers of all time. Isaac Aminov was born on January 2nd 1920 in Russia but his family migrated to U.S.A when he was 3 years old. His parents were candy store owners who sold newspapers and magazines which naturally provided him with an unending supply of reading material (and more importantly,