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X Minus One

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X Minus One was an American half-hour science fiction radio drama series broadcast from April 24, 1955 to January 9, 1958 in various timeslots on NBC. [1]

52 relations: A Gun for Dinosaur, A Pail of Air, A Saucer of Loneliness, Analog Science Fiction and Fact, C-Chute, Clifford D. Simak, Colony (short story), Dimension X (radio program), English language, Ernest Kinoy, Exploring Tomorrow, Frederik Pohl, Fritz Leiber, Galaxy Science Fiction, George Lefferts, Golden Age of Radio, Hostess (short story), Isaac Asimov, J. T. McIntosh, James Blish, John Clute, John W. Campbell, L. Sprague de Camp, List of X Minus One episodes, Marionettes, Inc., Mars Is Heaven!, NBC, Nightfall (Asimov novelette and novel), Orphans of the Sky, Philip K. Dick, Podcast, Poul Anderson, Radio drama, Ray Bradbury, Robert A. Heinlein, Robert Bloch, Robert Sheckley, Robert Silverberg, Seventh Victim, Street & Smith, The Cold Equations, The Defenders (short story), The Green Hills of Earth, The Roads Must Roll, The Tunnel under the World, The Veldt (short story), Theodore Sturgeon, There Will Come Soft Rains (short story), Tom Godwin, United States, ..., William Tenn, 2000 Plus. Expand index (2 more) »

A Gun for Dinosaur

"A Gun for Dinosaur" is a time travel science fiction storyMiller, P. Schuyler.

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A Pail of Air

"A Pail of Air" is a science fiction short story by American writer Fritz Leiber.

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A Saucer of Loneliness

"A Saucer of Loneliness" is a short story by American writer Theodore Sturgeon that first appeared in Galaxy Science Fiction n. 27 (February 1953).

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Analog Science Fiction and Fact

Analog Science Fiction and Fact is an American science-fiction magazine published under various titles since 1930.

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C-Chute

"C-Chute" is a science fiction short story by Isaac Asimov.

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Clifford D. Simak

Clifford Donald Simak (August 3, 1904 – April 25, 1988) was an American science fiction writer.

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Colony (short story)

"Colony" is a science fiction short story by American writer Philip K. Dick.

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Dimension X (radio program)

Dimension X was an NBC radio program broadcast on an unsponsored, sustaining basis from April 8, 1950 to September 29, 1951.

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English language

English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.

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Ernest Kinoy

Ernest Kinoy (April 1, 1925 – November 10, 2014) was an American writer, screenwriter and playwright.

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Exploring Tomorrow

Exploring Tomorrow was an American old-time radio series which ran on the Mutual Broadcasting System from December 4, 1957, until June 13, 1958.

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Frederik Pohl

Frederik George Pohl Jr. (November 26, 1919 – September 2, 2013) was an American science-fiction writer, editor, and fan, with a career spanning more than 75 years—from his first published work, the 1937 poem "Elegy to a Dead Satellite: Luna", to the 2011 novel All the Lives He Led and articles and essays published in 2012.

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Fritz Leiber

Fritz Reuter Leiber Jr. (December 24, 1910 – September 5, 1992) was an American writer of fantasy, horror, and science fiction.

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Galaxy Science Fiction

Galaxy Science Fiction was an American digest-size science fiction magazine, published from 1950 to 1980.

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George Lefferts

George Lefferts is an American writer, producer, playwright, poet, and director of television dramas, motion pictures, radio dramas, and socially conscious documentaries.

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Golden Age of Radio

The old-time radio era, sometimes referred to as the Golden Age of Radio, was an era of radio programming in the United States during which radio was the dominant electronic home entertainment medium.

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Hostess (short story)

"Hostess" is a science fiction short story by American writer Isaac Asimov.

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Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov (January 2, 1920 – April 6, 1992) was an American writer and professor of biochemistry at Boston University.

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J. T. McIntosh

James Murdoch MacGregor, (14 February 1925 – 2008National Library of Scotland,, J.T. McINTOSH COLLECTION) was a Scottish journalist and author best known for writing science fiction under the pen name J.T. McIntosh.

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James Blish

James Benjamin Blish (–) was an American science fiction and fantasy writer.

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John Clute

John Frederick Clute (born 12 September 1940) is a Canadian-born author and critic specializing in science fiction (also SF, sf) and fantasy literature who has lived in both England and the United States since 1969.

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John W. Campbell

John Wood Campbell Jr. (June 8, 1910 – July 11, 1971) was an American science fiction writer and editor.

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L. Sprague de Camp

Lyon Sprague de Camp (27 November 1907 – 6 November 2000), better known as L. Sprague de Camp, was an American writer of science fiction, fantasy and non-fiction.

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List of X Minus One episodes

List of episodes for the X Minus One radio show.

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Marionettes, Inc.

"Marionettes, Inc." is a short story by Ray Bradbury from his collection of short stories The Illustrated Man.

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Mars Is Heaven!

"Mars Is Heaven!" is a science fiction short story by American writer Ray Bradbury, originally published in 1948 in Planet Stories.

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NBC

The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.

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Nightfall (Asimov novelette and novel)

"Nightfall" is a 1941 science fiction novelette by American writer Isaac Asimov about the coming of darkness to the people of a planet ordinarily illuminated by sunlight at all times.

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Orphans of the Sky

Orphans of the Sky is a science fiction novel by American writer Robert A. Heinlein, consisting of two parts: "Universe" (Astounding Science Fiction, May 1941) and its sequel, "Common Sense" (Astounding Science Fiction, October 1941).

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Philip K. Dick

Philip Kindred Dick (December 16, 1928 – March 2, 1982) was an American writer known for his work in science fiction.

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Podcast

A podcast, or generically netcast, is an episodic series of digital audio or video files which a user can download and listen to.

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Poul Anderson

Poul William Anderson (November 25, 1926 – July 31, 2001) was an American science fiction author who began his career in the 1940s and continued to write into the 21st century.

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Radio drama

Radio drama (or audio drama, audio play, radio play, radio theater, or audio theater) is a dramatized, purely acoustic performance.

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Ray Bradbury

Ray Douglas Bradbury (August 22, 1920June 5, 2012) was an American author and screenwriter.

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Robert A. Heinlein

Robert Anson Heinlein (See also the biography at the end of For Us, the Living, 2004 edition, p. 261. July 7, 1907 – May 8, 1988) was an American science-fiction writer.

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Robert Bloch

Robert Albert Bloch (April 5, 1917 – September 23, 1994) was an American fiction writer, primarily of crime, horror, fantasy and science fiction, from Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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Robert Sheckley

Robert Sheckley (July 17, 1928 – December 9, 2005) was an American writer.

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Robert Silverberg

Robert Silverberg (born January 15, 1935) is an American author and editor, best known for writing science fiction.

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Seventh Victim

"Seventh Victim" is a science fiction short story by American writer Robert Sheckley, originally published in Galaxy Science Fiction in 1953.

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Street & Smith

Street & Smith or Street & Smith Publications, Inc. was a New York City publisher specializing in inexpensive paperbacks and magazines referred to as dime novels and pulp fiction.

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The Cold Equations

"The Cold Equations" is a science fiction short story by American writer Tom Godwin, first published in Astounding Magazine in 1954.

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The Defenders (short story)

"The Defenders" is a 1953 science fiction novelette by American author Philip K. Dick, and the basis for Dick's 1964 novel The Penultimate Truth.

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The Green Hills of Earth

"The Green Hills of Earth" is a science fiction short story by Robert A. Heinlein, and the title of a song, "The Green Hills of Earth", mentioned in several of his novels.

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The Roads Must Roll

"The Roads Must Roll" is a 1940 science fiction short story by American writer Robert A. Heinlein.

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The Tunnel under the World

"The Tunnel under the World" is a science fiction short story by American writer Frederik Pohl.

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The Veldt (short story)

"The Veldt" is a science fiction short story by American author Ray Bradbury.

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Theodore Sturgeon

Theodore Sturgeon (born Edward Hamilton Waldo; February 26, 1918 – May 8, 1985) was an American writer, primarily of fantasy, science fiction and horror.

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There Will Come Soft Rains (short story)

"There Will Come Soft Rains" is a short story by science fiction author Ray Bradbury which was first published in the May 6, 1950 issue of Collier's.

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Tom Godwin

Tom Godwin (June 6, 1915– August 31, 1980) was an American science fiction author.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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William Tenn

William Tenn was the pseudonym of Philip Klass (May 9, 1920 – February 7, 2010), a British-born American science fiction author, notable for many stories with satirical elements.

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2000 Plus

2000 Plus (aka Two Thousand Plus and 2000+) was an American old-time radio series that ran on the Mutual Broadcasting System from March 15, 1950, to January 2, 1952, in various 30-minute time slots.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/X_Minus_One

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