A for Andromeda
(TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes, 1961) (story - 3 episodes, 1961)
"Of Men and Galaxies".
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Prof. Sir Fred Hoyle | Sir Fred Hoyle
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I don't see the logic of rejecting data just because they seem incredible [ . . . ] the establishment defends itself by complicating everything to the point of incomprehensibility.
He was Plumian Professor of astronomy and experimental philosophy at Cambridge University in England, and director of the Cambridge Institute of Theoretical Astronomy, which he founded. He was famous as a science popularizer and a little less famous as a novelist; his novels include ?The Black Cloud" (1957), in which a gas cloud from outer space turns out to be sentient; "Fifth Planet" (1963, ...