Tag Archives: H.G.Wells

Britain’s secret ‘Death Ray’

The Sunday Express has published a story based upon the British military’s work to create a high energy ‘death ray’ weapon for use in the Falklands War. A document written by the former Secretary of State for Defence, Michael Heseltine, for … Continue reading

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UFOs and the mythical ‘acclimatisation programme’

Every so often the release of archive documents throws up another gem from the bygone era when flying saucers really were taken seriously by world governments. The most recent turned up in a collection of papers produced by Irish diplomats … Continue reading

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Out of this World

This summer the British Library are staging a major exhibition entitled ‘Out of this World: Science Fiction but not as you know it‘ (20 May-25 September). Plans are underway for a major display that will explore sci-fi through literature, film … Continue reading

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