Early childhood, education 1938-1962; astronomy interest; graduate school at California Institute of Technology, impressions of professors; interes
Childhood in New York City; studying astronomy and literature at Harvard (1925-1929, M.A.
Childhood in New York; high school experience at Horace Mann; Harvard undergraduate at the age of 15. Impressions of ordeal with Harlow Shapley.
In this interview Fred Hoyle discusses his childhood and growing up in Yorkshire; parental background and influences; early reading in science; ear
Childhood in Germany and family background — competitive spirit; war years — internment and radar work with Bondi and Hoyle (1942-1945) at Ca
Telephone interview aired on WFMU and live on the internet.
Deals with the career of Herbert Friedman, an experimentalist who used space-borne instruments from the 1940s through 1970s to examine the upper at