(2 Jun 1944 - )
American science writer who studied at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, began working as a scientist in industry, but pivoted to a freelance career in science writing. In 1976 he began as assistant editor at Sky and Telescope magazine. He contributed articles to various periodicals, retaining a specialty in physics and cosmology.
Science Quotes by Dennis Overbye (1 quote)
Dr. [Allan] Sandage was a man of towering passions and many moods, and for years, you weren't anybody in astronomy if he had not stopped speaking to you.
— Dennis Overbye
In Obituary, 'Allan Sandage, 84, Astronomer, Dies; Charted Cosmos’s Age and Expansion', New York Times (17 Nov 2010), B19.