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The word is out: Pratchett lives

Following Terry Pratchett's death, Gwen Ansell pays tribute to a writer whose scale of vision and literary skill has made him a legend.

Pratchett’s gadgets that helped mould the Discworld

During Terry Pratchett’s first visit to SA in 1999, he revealed the secret to the gadgets that helped mould the technology of his Discworld.

Author Sir Terry Pratchett dies aged 66

Celebrated author Terry Pratchett has died at the age of 66, his publisher announced on Thursday.

Terry Pratchett: Science is stranger than fiction

Despite his Alzheimer’s diagnosis, Terry Pratchett is still marvelling at the weird science of the world.

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