Archive for X Minus One

AUDIO: X Minus One – “The Snowball Effect”!

Posted in Audio, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror with tags , , , , , , , , on February 13, 2014 by ghostradioworld

SNOW BALL Z

As snow blankets the Northeast (again!) it seems appropriate to get philosophical about it.  And examine something that is figuratively known as …

“The Snowball Effect” which originally aired on “X Minus One” on August 14, 1956.

AUDIO: X Minus One – “The Cold Equations”!

Posted in Audio, Books, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror with tags , , , , , , on January 8, 2014 by ghostradioworld

cold two

Much of the country is suffering from frigid temperatures.  But today we listen to a tale that focuses on a different type of frostiness.  Something called …

“The Cold Equations”.

This adaptation of Tom Godwin’s classic story originally aired on “X Minus One” on August 8, 1955.

 

Sci-Fi Audio: X MINUS ONE – Issac Asimov’s “Nightfall”!

Posted in Audio, Books, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror with tags , , , , , , , , , , on November 9, 2012 by ghostradioworld

This classic story by Issac Asimov is about another planet.  A planet much like our own.  Except they have never experienced …

“Nightfall” originally aired on “X Minus One” on December 7, 1955.

AUDIO: X-Minus One – “Soldier Boy”

Posted in Audio, Books, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror, Writing with tags , , , , , , , on May 28, 2012 by ghostradioworld

In honor of Memorial Day, here’s an adaptation of Michael Shaara’s science fiction ode to the average soldier.  This originally aired on the radio series “X Minus One” on October 17, 1956.    Author Michael Shaara is probably best known for his Pulitzer Prize winning novel about the Battle of Gettysburg The Killer Angels.  His name has also been lent to an award honoring the best in Civil War fiction.

Audio: Issac Asimov’s “C-Chute”

Posted in Audio, Books, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror, Writing with tags , , , , , , on February 1, 2012 by ghostradioworld

Once again we dig into our archives for a spool of audio gold.  This time it’s an Asimov classic adapted by “X Minus One”.  Good stuff.  Very good stuff.

Audio: X MINUS ONE – “Mars is Heaven”

Posted in Audio, Books, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on November 17, 2011 by ghostradioworld

Excellent adaptation of Ray Bradbury’s “Mars is Heaven” from the series “X Minus One”.    It originally aired May 8, 1955.

Audio: X MINUS ONE – “Universe”

Posted in Audio, Books, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror, Writing with tags , , , , , , , , on October 19, 2011 by ghostradioworld

The occupants of a generation ship learn some disturbing facts about their … “Universe”.  This story originally aired on May 15, 1955 on the radio series “X Minus One”.  It is based on a story by Robert A. Heinlein.

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