Terrance Dicks, ‘Doctor Who’ Mainstay, Dies at 84 – The New York Times

He wrote numerous episodes of the long-running show, as well as dozens of novels for young readers based on its scripts.

Mary Midgley, 99, Moral Philosopher for the General Reader, Is Dead – The New York Times

Writing into her 90s — her last book was published last month — Dr. Midgley challenged with wit and verve the primacy of science as arbiter of reality.

Harlan Ellison Dead: Sci-Fi Writer Was 84 – Variety

Harlan Ellison Dead

Sci-fi author Harlan Ellison, who contributed to TV series including “The Outer Limits,” “Star Trek” and “Babylon 5,” has died.

Source: Harlan Ellison Dead: Sci-Fi Writer Was 84 – Variety