The Truth About Churchill and the Aliens

Graham Farmelo, Churchill College
Graham Farmelo, Churchill College, University of Cambridge, Storey’s Way, Cambridge. Picture: Keith Heppell


The recent global news story about Winston Churchill’s allegedly ‘lost’ text about alien life forms is the subject of a prominent article in the Cambridge Independent. The author is Tim Radford, formerly science editor of The Guardian and widely recognised as one of the sassiest science journalists of the past few decades.