X minus one-logo

X minus one

793 Favorites

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.
More Information

Location:

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
More
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
More
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
More
Episode 008. This is the tale of the blind singer of the spaceways and his songs.

embassy 07/28/1955

4/6/2011
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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.

inside story 06/20/1957

2/7/2007
More
Episode 099. A newshound on Mars looking for a big story goes undercover in a colony of nullies, a segregated camp reserved for the violently insane.

a logic named joe 12/28/1955

1/24/2007
More
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
More
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
More
Episode 115. A ship on the way to Mars is propelled out of the solar system.

sea legs 05/01/1956

1/3/2007
More
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
More
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
More
Episode 116. The discovery of ancient writings, The Poseidon Tablets, that contain formulas for atomic energy and rocket travel.
See More