Entry updated 12 August 2018. Tagged: Author.
(1930-2014) US Skylab astronaut and author, whose The Trikon Deception (1992) with Ben Bova, a Near Future tale set on a vast orbiting satellite where scientists employed by various private corporations are ostensibly united in an attempt to work out a technological fix to save the planet, which is decaying rapidly through Ecological degradation; but conflicts soon ensue. [JC]
William Reid Pogue
born Okemah, Oklahoma: 23 January 1930
died Cocoa Beach, Florida: 3 March 2014
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