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X Minus One was a science fiction radio series on NBC that aired April 1955 through January 1958. The show featured stories written by some of the big names in 1950&s science fiction like Ray Bradbury, Robert Heinlein, and Issac Asimov. X Minus One followed another great science fiction series called Dimension X that was broadcast in 1950-51. Some of the X-1 shows were rebroadcasts of Dimension X. X Minus One holds the record for the longest running science fiction radio series ever produced, airing on NBC for three years and spanning 125 episodes.

X Minus One was a science fiction radio series on NBC that aired April 1955 through January 1958. The show featured stories written by some of the big names in 1950&s science fiction like Ray Bradbury, Robert Heinlein, and Issac Asimov. X Minus One followed another great science fiction series called Dimension X that was broadcast in 1950-51. Some of the X-1 shows were rebroadcasts of Dimension X. X Minus One holds the record for the longest running science fiction radio series ever produced, airing on NBC for three years and spanning 125 episodes.

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United States

Description:

X Minus One was a science fiction radio series on NBC that aired April 1955 through January 1958. The show featured stories written by some of the big names in 1950&s science fiction like Ray Bradbury, Robert Heinlein, and Issac Asimov. X Minus One followed another great science fiction series called Dimension X that was broadcast in 1950-51. Some of the X-1 shows were rebroadcasts of Dimension X. X Minus One holds the record for the longest running science fiction radio series ever produced, airing on NBC for three years and spanning 125 episodes.

Language:

English


Episodes

veldt 08/04/1955

4/20/2011
Episode 012. In the future, children can change the walls in their nursery to any location or theme they want. These kids like the African desert with lions.

Duration:00:23:53

parade 05/01/1955

4/20/2011
Episode 002. The Martians hire an ad agency to stage a parade which will herald their arrival.

Duration:00:28:17

green hills of earth 07/07/1955

4/13/2011
Episode 008. This is the tale of the blind singer of the spaceways and his songs.

embassy 07/28/1955

4/6/2011
Episode 011. A man appears at a detective agency wanting to hire them to find the Martians that he says are on Earth.

haunted corpse 07/25/1957

5/23/2007
Episode 104. A scientist who resents the protection of the military in his secret work to transfer minds from one body to another hatches a private plan to outwit his benefactors.

there will come soft rain 12/05/1956

5/2/2007
Episode 078. Two stories. The first deals with an automated house after an atomic war that has no one to serve. The second one is about children playing a game all over the world at the same time called Invasion.

drop dead 08/22/1957

3/28/2007
Episode 108. A survey team encounters a planet with only a single indigenous species, a bizarre life form which is both utterly harmless and invariably deadly.

map makers 09/26/1956

3/21/2007
Episode 068. A deepspace survey ship collides with a meteor during a jump through hyperspace, becoming hopelessly lost. Their navigation system destroyed, they have no way of even determining their own location. Then a crewman blinded in the accident begins to undergo a strange transformation.

a wind is rising 10/03/1957

3/14/2007
Episode 114. Two men stationed on an alien world scoured by tornadic winds ignore the counsel of the spidery natives and brave the weather to reach a damaged communications antenna. After all, the wind outside is only blowing at about 150 mph, and rising.

reluctant heroes 12/19/1956

3/7/2007
Episode 080. A seasoned moon veteran is tricked into staying on the moon for another tour of duty.

scapegoat 08/08/1957

2/28/2007
Episode 106. A alien disguised as old man is rescued by a reporter from muggers, then sponges off him.

category inventor 06/27/1957

2/21/2007
Episode 100. In the future, staying competitive in the super-automated, highly specialized job market can be tough, unless you can invent a profession nobody has ever thought of before.

a logic named joe 12/28/1955

1/24/2007
Episode 031. An enterprising computer company releases a PC capable of answering any question put to it. Unfortunately, some of the questions people want answers to are not ones that members of a civilized society should be asking.

early model 07/11/1957

1/17/2007
Episode 102. A personal forcefield provided for a first contact agent backfires when the natives he is meant to survey interpret his invulnerability as demonic influence and decide he must be destroyed.

deathwish 10/10/1957

1/10/2007
Episode 115. A ship on the way to Mars is propelled out of the solar system.

sea legs 05/01/1956

1/3/2007
Episode 049. Story of a colonist heading for Earth after sixteen years. He finds Earth and Earthmen not to his liking.

childs play 10/20/1955

12/27/2006
Episode 021. A lawyer accidentally receives a package in the mail containing a cloning machine from the future, with which he sets about making a duplicate capable of turning his life around.

point of departure 10/17/1957

12/20/2006
Episode 116. The discovery of ancient writings, The Poseidon Tablets, that contain formulas for atomic energy and rocket travel.

volpa 08/29/1957

12/13/2006
Episode 109. A man invents a small creatures and teaches them to say they are from another world.