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Its Wider Implications by Sir Edmund Whittaker, F.R.S., Emeritus Professor of Mathematics at Edinburgh University
The talks on "The Nature of the Universe" given by Fred Hoyle in the Third Programme in January and February created widespread interest among both scientists and non-scientists. In this talk Sir Edmund Whittaker discusses some of the philosophical and religious implications of recent advances in cosmology.


Sir Edmund Whittaker, F.R.S.

Music drama in three acts by Wagner
Covent Garden Opera Chorus
(Chorus-Master. Douglas Robinson )
Covent Garden Opera Orchestra
(Leader, Joseph Shadwick )
Conductor, Karl Rankl
From the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
Act I
On board King Marke's ship


Richard Wagner
Covent Garden Opera Chorus
Douglas Robinson
Covent Garden Opera Orchestra
Joseph Shadwick
Karl Rankl
A young sailor:
Edgar Evans
Isolde, daughter of the King of Ireland:
Kirsten Flagstad
Brangaene, her attendant:
Constance Shacklock
Kurwenal, Tristan's henchman:
Paul Schoeffler
Tristan, nephew of Marke:
Set Svanholm
Melot false friend of Tristan:
Geraint Evans
Marke, King of Cornwall:
Norman Walker
A shepherd:
David Tree
A steersman:
Rhydderch Davies

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