Parental background; early interest in science and experience looking through friend's telescope in the fourth grade; feeling of compulsion as a ch
Early life and schooling in Manitoba, Canada.
Early interest in natural phenomena; early reading in science; education at Cambridge; graduate work at Cambridge; influence of Dennis Sciama; work
In this interview Fred Hoyle discusses his childhood and growing up in Yorkshire; parental background and influences; early reading in science; ear
Interview covers Sandra Faber's childhood experiences; parental background; early reading; early preference for steady state model; relationship be
This interview discusses Robert Dicke's childhood experiments; early reading; education at University of Rochester; attitudes of older scientists a
Interview discusses Gerard de Vaucouleur's childhood in Paris and family background; early reading; membership in the French Astronomical Society;
This interview with A. G. W. Cameron focuses on selected aspects of Cameron's research including nucleosynthesis and use of computers in research.
In this interview, Geoffrey Burbidge discusses the history of physics over the course of his career. Topics discussed include: Astronomical Societ