Life from Space Fred Hoyle and Chandra Wickramasinghe look for Life from Space

Scientific Papers


1939


F. Hoyle and R.A. Lyttleton, Effect of Interstellar Matter on Climatic Variation, Proc. Camb. Phil. Soc., v 35, 405

F. Hoyle and R.A. Lyttleton, The Evolution of Stars, Proc. Camb. Phil. Soc., v 35, 592

F. Hoyle and R.A. Lyttleton, The Evolution of Stars, Nature, v 144, 1019-1020

1940


F. Hoyle and R.A. Lyttleton, Note on Atkinson's Paper, Proc. Camb. Phil. Soc., v 36:3, 323-324

F. Hoyle and R.A. Lyttleton, On the Accretion of Interstellar Matter by Stars, Proc. Camb. Phil. Soc., v 36:3, 325

F. Hoyle and R.A. Lyttleton, On the Physical Aspects of Accretion by Stars, Proc. Camb. Phil. Soc., v 36, 424

F. Hoyle and R.A. Lyttleton, The Evolution of Stars, Observatory, v 63, 39-43

1941


F. Hoyle and R.A. Lyttleton, On the Accretion Theory of Stellar Evolution, M.N.R.A.S., v 101, 227-236

1942


F. Hoyle and R.A. Lyttleton, On the Internal Constitution of the Stars, M.N.R.A.S., v 102:4, 177-193

F. Hoyle and R.A. Lyttleton, On the Nature of Red Giant Stars, M.N.R.A.S., v 102, 218-225

1943


F. Hoyle and R.A. Lyttleton, The Theory of Cepheid Variables and Novae, M.N.R.A.S., v 103, 21-37

1944


F. Hoyle and R.A. Lyttleton, On the Mechanism of Accretion by Stars, M.N.R.A.S., v 104, 272-282

1946


F. Hoyle and R.A. Lyttleton, Note on Stellar Structure, M.N.R.A.S., v 106, 525-53

1947


F. Hoyle, H. Bondi and R.A. Lyttleton, On the Structure of the Solar Corona and Chromosphere, M.N.R.A.S., v 107, 184-210

F. Hoyle and R. A. Lyttleton, Note on Non-Static Stellar Models, M.N.R.A.S., v 107, 246-252


1948


F. Hoyle and RA. Lyttleton, The Internal Constitution of the Stars, Occ. Notes R.A.S., v 2:12, 89-108

1949


F. Hoyle and R.A. Lyttleton, Theory of Cepheids, Observatory, v 69, 64-65

1961


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, A Note on the Origin of the Sun's Polar Field, M.N.R.A.S., v 123, 51-59

1962

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On Graphite Particles as Interstellar Grains, M.N.R.A.S., v 124:5, 417-433

1963


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On the Deficiency in the Ultraviolet Fluxes from Early-Type Stars, M.N.R.A.S., v 126:4, 401-404

1967


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Impurities in Interstellar Grains, Nature, v 214:5092, 969-971

1968


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On the Condensation of Planets, Nature, v 217:5127, 415-418

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On the Condensation of Dust in Galactic Explosions, Nature, v 218:5147, 1126-1127

1969


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Interstellar Grains, Nature, v 223:5205, 459-462

1970


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Dust in Supernova Explosions, Nature, v 226:5240, 62-63

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Radiowaves from Grains in H II Regions, Nature, v 227, 473-474

1976


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Primitive Grain Clumps and Organic Compounds in Carbonaceous Chondrites, Nature, v 264:5581, 45-46

N.C. Wickramasinghe, F. Hoyle and K. Nandy, Organic molecules in interstellar dust: a possible spectral signature at λ 2200 Å, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 25 7p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Polysaccharides and infrared spectra of galactic sources,
Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 35 11p.

1977


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Prebiotic Molecules and Interstellar Grain Clumps, Nature, v 266:5599, 241-243

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Polysaccharides and Infrared Spectra of Galactic Sources, Nature, v 268:5621, 610-612

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, J. Brooks and G. Shaw, Prebiotic Polymers and Infrared Spectra of Galactic Sources, Nature, v 269:5630, 674-676

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Identification of the Lambda 2, 200Å Interstellar Absorption Feature, Nature, v 270:5635, 323-324

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Origin and Nature of Carbonaceous Material in the Galaxy, Nature, v 270:5639, 701-703

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Polysaccharides and the Infrared Spectrum of OH26.5 + 0.6, M.N.R.A.S., v 181, 51P-55P

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe, K. Nandy, Organic molecules in interstellar dust: a possible spectral signature at lambda2, 200A? Astrophys. Sp. Sci., v 47, L9-L16

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The origin and nature of the carbonaceous material in the galaxy, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint, Series 39 10p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Calculations of infrared fluxes from galactic sources for a polysaccharide grain model, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 40 25p.

1978

F. Hoyle, A.H. Olavesen and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Identification of Interstellar Polysaccharides and Related Hydrocarbons, Nature, v 271:5642, 229-231

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Calculations of Infrared Fluxes from Galactic Sources for a Polysaccharide Grain Model, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 53, 489-505

N.C. Wickramasinghe, Comets, Ice-Ages and Ecological Catastrophes, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 53, 523-526

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Influenza in some west-country schools, Special Preprint 9p

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Evidence for non-transmission of influenza and its extraterrestrial origin, Special Preprint 11p.

1979


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Biochemical Chromophores and the Interstellar Extinction at Ultraviolet Wavelengths, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 65, 241-244

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On the Nature of Interstellar Grains, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 66, 77-90

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On the nature of interstellar grains, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 53 21p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On the ubiquity of bacteria: searching the planets and beyond,
Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 54 51p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The identification of the 3-micron spectral feature in galactic infrared sources, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint, Series 55 6p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Organic grains in space, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 56 4p

1980


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The Identification of the 3 Micron Spectral Feature in Galactic Infrared Sources, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 68, 499-503

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Organic Grains in Space, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 69, 511-513

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Organic Material and the 1.5-4 Micron Spectra of Galactic Sources, Astrophys.Sp. Sci., v 72, 183-188

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Dry Polysaccharides and the Infrared Spectrum of OH26.5+0.6, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 72, 247-249

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Evidence for Interstellar Biochemicals, in Giant Molecular Clouds in the Galaxy, Pergamon 323-327

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Influenza: a genetic virus with an external trigger, Special Preprint 9p.

D.T. Wickramasinghe, F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Organic grains and the spectrum of the galactic centre source IRS 7, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 58 4p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Dry polysaccharides and the infrared spectrum of OH 26.5 + 0.6, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 59 2p

D.T. Wickramasinghe, F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The organic composition of interstellar grains, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 61 4p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, 1. Interstellar grains; 2. Comets: a vehicle for panspermia,
Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 65 16, 12p.

1981


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Comets - a Vehicle for Panspermia, Comets and the Origin of Life In Conf. Proc. D.Reidel Pub. Co.

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe, S. Al-Mufti, A.H. Olavesen, D.T. Wickramasinghe and D.A. Allen, Infrared spectroscopy over the 2.9-3.9µm waveband in biochemistry and astronomy, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 68. 9p.

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe, S. Al-Mufti and A.H. Olavesen, Infrared spectroscopy of microorganisms near 3.4µm in relation to geology and astronomy, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 69. 6p.

1982

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe, S. Al-Mufti and A.H. Olavesen, Infrared Spectroscopy of Micro-Organisms near 3.4 Microns in Relation to Geology and Astronomy, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 81, 489-492

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe, S. Al-Mufti, A.H. Olavesen and D. T. Wickramasinghe, Infrared Spectroscopy Over the 2.9 - 3.9 Micron Waveband in Biochemistry and Astronomy, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 83, 405-409

F. Hoyle, S. Al-Mufti, A.H. Olavesen and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Interstellar Absorptions at Lambda = 3.3 Microns, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 84, 259-261

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and S. Al-Mufti, Organo-Siliceous Biomolecules and the Infrared Spectrum of the Trapezium Nebula, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 86, 63-69

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, A Model for Interstellar Extinction, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 86, 321-329

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and S. Al-Mufti, The Infrared Spectrum of Interstellar Dust, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 86, 341-344

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and S. Al-Mufti, 1. Organo-siliceous biomolecules and the infrared spectrum of the trapezium nebula; 2. Interstellar absorptions at 3.2µm and 3.3µm, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 75 10, 4p.

F. Hoyle, What is a spiral galaxy?, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 76. 36p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, An essay on genetics, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 76. 44p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, From NASA with love, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 82 8p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Proofs that life is cosmic, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 83

N.L. Jabir, F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On the optical properties of bacterial grains I, Institute of Fundamental Studies Sri Lanka Preprint Series 21p.

1983


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Bacterial Life in Space, Nature, v 306, 420

F. Hoyle, N.L. Jabir and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On the Optical Properties of Bacterial Grains l, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 91, 327-344

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and N.L. Jabir, The Extinction of Starlight at Wavelengths Near 2200A, Astrophys. Sp.Sci., v 92, 433-438

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and N.L. Jabir, 2.8-3.6 Micron Spectra of Micro-Organisms with Varying H²O Ice Content, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 92, 439-443

F. Hoyle, L.M. Karim, and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Interstellar Proteins and the Discovery of a New Absorption Feature at Lambda = 2800 Å, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 94, 223-229

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe, E.R. Jamsz and P.M. Jayatissa, The Ultraviolet Absorption Spectrum of Coliform Bacteria and its Relationship to Astronomy, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 95, 227-231

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Organic Grains in the Taurus Interstellar Clouds, Nature, v 305:5930, 161

From virus to cosmology, J. Royal Society of Medicine, v 76

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The anatomy of a conference epidemic, Special Preprint 9p.

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and N.L. Jabir, 1. The extinction of starlight at wavelengths near 2200 Å; 2. 2.8-3.6µ spectra of micro-organisms with varying H20-ice content, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 85 9, 5p.

L.M. Karim, F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Interstellar proteins and the discovery of a new interstellar absorption feature at λ = 2800 Å, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 86 9p.

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and S. Al-Mufti, The spectroscopic identification of interstellar grains, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 93 14p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Are interstellar grains bacteria? Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 100 42p

1984


F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and S. Al-Mufti, The Spectroscopic Identification of Interstellar Grains, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 98, 343-352

F. Hoyle, L.M. Karim and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On the 2800A Interstellar Extinction Feature, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 100, 431-435

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The Availability of Phosphorus in the Bacterial Model of the Interstellar Grains, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 103, 189-193

F. Hoyle, J.V. Narlikar and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The Radiation of Microwaves and Infrared by Slender Graphite Needles, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 103, 371-377

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The Properties of Large Particles in the Zodiacal Cloud and in the Interstellar Medium and Their Relation to Recent IRAS Observations, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 107, 223-232

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On the availability of phosphorous in the bacterial model of the interstellar grains, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 101 11p.

F. Hoyle, J.V. Narlikar and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The radiation of microwaves and infrared by slender graphite needles, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 102 13p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On the properties of large particles in the zodiacal cloud and in the interstellar medium, and their relation to recent IRAS observations, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 104 20p.

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and M.K. Wallis, On the nature of dust grains in the comae of comets Cernis and Bowell, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 106 10p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The relation of bacterial absorptivity in the 3 to 4 micron waveband to observations of GC-IRS7 and sundry comments, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 108 26p.

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and S. Al-Mufti, The ultraviolet absorbance of interstellar bacteria and related matters, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 110 16p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On a possibly fundamental principle in chemistry as viewed in a cosmogonic context, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 111 25p.

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and Hans D. Pflug, An object within a particle of extraterrestrial origin compared with an object of presumed terrestrial origin, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 107 2p.

1985


F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and S. Al-Mufti, The Case for Interstellar Micro-Organisms, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 110, 401-403

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and S. Al-Mufti, The Ultraviolet Absorption of Presumably Interstellar Bacteria and Related Matters, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 111, 65-78

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and M.K. Wallis, On the Nature of Dust Grains in the Comae of Comets Cernis and Bowell, Earth, Moon and Planets, v 33, 179-187

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and H.D. Pflug, An Object Within a Particle of Extraterrestrial Origin Compared with an Object of Presumed Terrestrial Origin, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 113, 209-211

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and S. Al-Mufti, The Measurement of the Absorption Properties of Dry Micro-Organisms and its Relationship to Astronomy, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 113, 413-416

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe, S. Al-Mufti and L.M. Karim, The Effects of Irregularities of Internal Structure in Determining the Ultraviolet Extinction Properties of Interstellar Grains, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 114, 303-309

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and J. Watkins, Legionnaires' Disease: Seeking a Wider Cause, The Lancet, p. 1216

F. Hoyle, R.S. Watkins, N.C. Wickramasinghe, J. Watkins, R. Rabilizirov and L.M. Spetner, Archaeopteryx- A Photographic Study, British Journal of Photography, v 132, 264-266

F. Hoyle, R.S. Watkins, N.C. Wickramasinghe, J. Watkins, R. Rabilizirov and L.M. Spetner, Archaeopteryx- A Further Comment, British Journal of Photography, v 132, 358-359, 367

F. Hoyle, R.S. Watkins, N.C. Wickramasinghe, J. Watkins, R. Rabilizirov and L.M. Spetner, Archaeopteryx- Further Evidence, British Journal of Photography, v 132, 468-470

F. Hoyle, R.S. Watkins, N.C. Wickramasinghe, J. Watkins, Archaeopteryx- Problems Arise, and a Motive,
British Journal of Photography, v 132, 693-695, 703

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and S. Al-Mufti, The measurement of the absorption properties of dry micro-organisms and its relationship to astronomy, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 112 6p.

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe, S. Al-Mufti and L.M. Karim, On the effects of irregularities of internal structure in determining the ultraviolet properties of interstellar grains, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 113 15p.

R.B. Hoover, F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe, M.J. Hoover and S. Al-Mufti, Diatoms on Earth, comets, Europa, and in interstellar space, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 114 38p.

R.B. Hoover, F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe, M.J. Hoover and S. Al-Mufti, Diatoms on Earth, comets, Europa, and in interstellar space, NASA Space Science Laboratory Preprint Series 41p.

J. Watkins, F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Some evidence on non-transmissibility of acute upper respiratory disease and related matters, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 115 47p.

F. Hoyle, The nature of interstellar grains: the Hulbert Lecture, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 117 39p.

F. Hoyle, On the relation of a biological puzzle to the origin of ice-ages and to other phenomena, including the diverse skin-colourings of humans, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 118 36p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On the nature of the particles causing the 2200Å peak in the extinction of starlight, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 119 7p.

1986


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On the Nature of Particles causing the 2200Å peak in the Extinction of Starlight, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 122, 181-184

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On the Nature of Interstellar Grains, Q.J.R.A.S., v 27, 21-37

Halley's Comet and Others: The Bacterial Star Shells, J. Royal Society of Medicine, v 79

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The Case for Life as a Cosmic Phenomenon, Nature, v 322:6079, 509-511

F. Hoyle, R.B. Hoover, N.C. Wickramasinghe, M.J. Hoover and S. Al-Mufti, Diatoms on Earth, Comets, Europa and in Interstellar Space, Earth Moon and Planets, v 35, 19-45

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and S. Al-Mufti, The Viability with Respect to Temperature of Micro-Organisms Incident on the Earth’s Atmosphere, Earth, Moon and Planets, v 35, 79

F. Hoyle, R.B. Hoover, M.K. Wallis and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Can Diatoms Live on Cometary Ice?
Asteroids, Comets, Meteors II Proc. of Uppsala University Meeting

F. Hoyle, D.T. Wickramasinghe and S. Al-Mufti, A Model of 2-4um Spectrum of Comet-Halley, Earth, Moon and Planets, v 36, 295-299

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Some predictions on the nature of Comet Halley, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 121 9p + 2p

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Organic grains in comets, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 122 3p,

F. Hoyle, The mystery of the missing shorter period comets, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 123 93p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On deliberate misreferencing as a tool of science policy, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 125 2p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Priorities on ideas concerning the nature of cosmic dust and related matters, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 126 17p

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Priorities on ideas concerning the nature of cosmic dust and related matters: appendix A, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 126

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Priorities on ideas concerning the nature of cosmic dust and related matters: appendix B, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 126

D.T. Wickramasinghe, D.A. Allen, F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and S. Al-Mufti, Organic grains in the Comet Halley, Astrophysics and Relativity Preprint Series 127 5p.

1987

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Interstellar extinction by cometary organic grains, Weston Preprint Series: cosmic dust and exobiology 2 13p.

L.M. Spetner, F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and M. Margaritz, Archaeopteryx may be a forgery, Weston Preprint Series: cosmic dust and exobiology 3 11p.

N.C. Wickramasinghe, M.K. Wallis, S. Al-Mufti, F. Hoyle and D.T. Wickramasinghe, Organic nature of cometary grains, Weston Preprint Series: cosmic dust and exobiology 4 12p.

Q. Majeed, N.C. Wickramasinghe, F. Hoyle and S. Al-Mufti, A diatom model of dust in the trapezium nebula, Weston Preprint Series: cosmic dust and exobiology 5 5p.

1988


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Interstellar Extinction by Organic Grain Clumps, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 140, 191

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Polymeric Complexes in Comets and in Space, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 141, 177

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Mineral Grains in the 10 and 20 um Spectral Features in the Trapezium Nebula, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 141, 399

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and S. Al-Mufti, The Infrared Excess from the White Dwarf Star G29-38: A Brown Dwarf or Dust? Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 143, 193

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe, M.K. Wallis and S. Al-Mufti, The Organic Nature of Cometary Grains, Earth, Moon and Planets, v 40, 101

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and M.K. Wallis, Modelling the 5-30um Spectrum of Comet Halley, Earth, Moon and Planets, v 43, 145

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Metallic Particles in Astronomy, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 147, 245-256

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe, L.M. Spetner and M. Magaritz, Some Evidence Against the Authenticity of Archaeopteryx Lithographica, Bild der Wissenschaft, v 5, 51

F. Hoyle, Q. Majeed, N.C. Wickramasinghe and S. Al-Mufti, A Diatom Model of Dust in the Trapezium Nebula, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., 140, 205

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe, L.M. Spetner and M. Magaritz, Archaeopteryx - More Evidence of a Forgery, British J. Photography, v 135, p 14-18

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Metallic particles in astronomy, Weston Preprint Series: cosmic dust and exobiology 7 22p.

N.C. Wickramasinghe, M.K. Wallis and F. Hoyle, Modelling the 5-30µm spectrum of Comet Halley, Weston Preprint Series: cosmic dust and exobiology 9 11p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Linear and circular polarization by hollow organic grains, Weston Preprint Series: cosmic dust and exobiology 10 10p.

1989


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Linear and Circular Polarisation by Hollow Organic Grains, Astrophys. Sp. Sci., v 151, 285

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, A Unified Model for the 3.28um and the 2200A Interstellar Extinction Feature, Astrophys. Sp. Sci., v 154, 143

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and T. Al-Jubory, Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Very Small Interstellar Grains, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 158, 135

F. Hoyle, Q. Majeed and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Mineral and Organic Particles in Astronomy, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 158, 335

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and R. Rabilizirov, Extraterrestrial Particles and the Greenhouse Effect, Earth, Moon and Planets, v 46, 297

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and R. Rabilizirov, Greenhouse Dust, Nature, v 341, 28

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, A Unified Model for the 3.28um and 3.4um Spectral Feature in the Interstellar Medium and in Comets, Infrared spectroscopy in astronomy: 22nd Eslab Symp ESA SP-290, 67

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The Microwave Background in Steady-State Cosmology, Infrared spectroscopy in astronomy: 22nd Eslab Symp, ESA, SP-290, 489

F. Hoyle, M.K. Wallis, N.C. Wickramasinghe and R. Rabilizirov, Biologic Versus Abiotic Models of Cometary Dust, M.N.R.A.S., v 238, 1165-1170

1990


F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and T. Al-Jubory, An Integrated 2.5-12.5um Emission Spectrum of Naturally Occurring Aromatic Molecules, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 166, 333

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and G. Burbidge, The Microwave Background: Its Smoothness and Frequency Distribution as an Astrophysical Product, 29th Liege International Astrophysical Colloquium, ESA, SP-314

Influenza - Evidence Against Contagion: Discussion Paper, J. Royal Society of Medicine, v 83, 258

F. Hoyle, H.C. Arp, G. Burbidge, J.V. Narlikar and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The Extragalactic Universe: An Alternative View, Nature, v 346, 807-812

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Sunspots and Influenza, Nature, v 343, 304

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe, S. Al-Mufti and T. Al-Jubory, Mineral Grains in Interstellar Space, Dusty Objects in the Universe, Kluwer Acad.Press

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Backscattering of sunlight by ice grains in the mesosphere, Weston Preprint Series: atmospheric and space science 9 14p.

1991


F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and B. Jazbi, The Extinction of Starlight Revisited, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 186, 67-80

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe and B. Jazbi, Extinction Properties of Infinitely Long Graphite Cylinders, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 186, 151-155

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The Implications of Life as a Cosmic Phenomenon - The Anthropic Context,
Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, v 44, 77-86

Some Remarks on Cosmology and Biology, Memoire della societa astronomica Italiana, v 62, 3

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Back-scattering of Sunlight by Ice Grains in the Mesosphere, Earth, Moon and Planets, v 52, 161-170

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Comets as a Source of Interplanetary and Interstellar Grains, Origin and Evolution of Interplanetary Dust 235-240, Kluwer Acad. Press

N.C. Wickramasinghe, B. Jazbi and F. Hoyle, The extinction of starlight revisited, Weston Preprint Series: cosmic dust and exobiology 13 18p.

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The universe and life: deductions from the weak Anthropic Principle, Weston Preprint Series: atmospheric and space science 10 34p.

1992


F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and A.N. Wickramasinghe, The Absorption of Electromagnetic Radiation by Metal Cylinders of Finite Length, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 193, 141-144

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and A.N. Wickramasinghe, The Case Against Graphite Particles in Interstellar Space, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 196, 167-169

Mathematical Theory of the Origin of Matter, Astrophys.Sp.Sc. v 198, 195-230

F. Hoyle and M.K. Wallis and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Cometary Habitats for Primitive Life, Adv. Space Res., v 12(4), 281-285

N.C. Wickramasinghe, A.N. Wickramasinghe and F. Hoyle, The absorption of electromagnetic radiation by metal cylinders of finite length; N.C. Wickramasinghe, Iron whiskers and ripples in the microwave background, Weston Preprint Series: atmospheric and space science 14 8p.

1993


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Microdiamonds and the 3.4 Micron Feature in Protostellar Sources, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 207, 309-311

F. Hoyle, S. Ramadurai and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Critique of Fischer-Tropsch Type Reactions in the Solar Nebula, Bull. Astr. Soc. India, v 21, 329-334

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Absorption properties of astronomical iron whiskers: an accurate model, Weston Preprint Series: atmospheric and space science 50 12p.

1994


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Absorption Properties of Astronomical Iron Whiskers: An Accurate Crogenic Model, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 213, 143-154

1996


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Biofluorescence and the Extended Red Emission in Astrophysical Sources, Astrophys.Sp.Sc., v 235, 343-347

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Very Small Dust Grains (VSDPs) in Comet C/1996 B2 (Hyakutake), Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 239, 121-123

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and D. Lloyd, Eruptions from Comet Hale-Bopp at 6.5AU, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 240, 161-165

F. Hoyle, S.V.M. Clube, W.M. Napier and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Giant Comets, Evolution and Civilization, Astrophys. Sp. Sci., v 245, 43-60

1997


F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe, S. Al-Mufti and D.H. Wallis, Infrared Signatures of Prebiology - or Biology, Astronomical and Biochemical Origins and the Search for Life in the Universe,

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and D.H. Wallis, Spectroscopic Evidence for Panspermia, Proc.SPIE, v 3111, 282-295

F. Hoyle, J.V. Narlikar, N.C. Wickramasinghe and R. Sachs, Cosmic Iron Whiskers: Their Origin, Length Distribution and Astrophysical Consequences, Int. J. of Modern Physics, D6, 125

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Infrared Radiation from Comet Hale-Bopp Natural Science, v 1, art 5

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Small Comets in the High Atmosphere, Astrophys. Sp. Sci., v 253, 13-17

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Small comets in the high atmosphere, Cardiff Blue Preprint Series 139 5p.

1998


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Miller-Urey Synthesis in the Nuclei of Galaxies, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 259, 99-103

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The Astonishing Redness of Kuiper-Belt Objects, Astrophys.Sp.Sci.,v 259, 205-208

Microdiamonds and the Ultraviolet Extinction of Starlight, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 259, 379-383

Infrared Evidence for Panspermia: An Update, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 259, 385-401

F. Hoyle, J.V. Narlikar, S. Ramadurai, P. Bhargava, S.V. Damle, N.C. Wickramasinghe, D. Lloyd and D.H. Wallis, Search for Living Cells in Stratospheric Samples, Proc. SPIE, v 3441, 301-305

F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and B. Klyce, Panspermia in Perspective, Proc. SPIE, 3441, 306-318

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Cosmological Panspermia, Proc.SPIE, v 3441, 319-323

1999


F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Towards an Understanding of the Nature of Racial Prejudice, J. of Scientific Exploration, v 139, 681-684

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Cosmic Life: Evolution and Chance, The Biochemist, v 21(6)

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Biological Activity in the Early Solar System in its Outer Regions, Astrophys.Sp.Sci, v 268, 33-34

2000

F. Hoyle, S.K. Banerjee, J.V. Narlikar, N.C. Wickramasinghe and G. Burbidge, Possible Interpretations of the Magnitude of the Magnitude-Redshift Relation for Supernovae of Type 1A, Astron.J., v 119, 2583-2588

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The Dilemma of Influenza, Current Science, v 78:9, 1057-1059

2001


F. Hoyle, N.C. Wickramasinghe and D.T. Wickramasinghe, Cross-linked Heteroaromatic Polymers in Interstellar Dust, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 275, 181-184

F. Hoyle and N.C. Wickramasinghe, A Bacterial "Fingerprint" in a Leonid Meteor Train, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., v 277, 625-628

2002


F. Hoyle, Melanie J. Harris, N.C. Wickramasinghe, D. Lloyd, M. Turner, J.V. Narlikar and P. Rajaratnam, The Detection of Living Cells in Stratospheric Samples, Proc. SPIE, v 4495

N.C Wickramasinghe, D. Lloyd and J.T. Wickramasinghe, Evidence of photoluminescence of biomaterials in space”, Proc. SPIE , 4495, 255-260, 2002

N.C. Wickramasinghe, The Beginnings of Astrobiology, Int. J. Astrobiology,
1(2), 77-78, 2002

2003


N.C Wickramasinghe, Panspermia according to Hoyle, Astrophysics and Space Science,
285, 535-538, 2003

M. Wainwright, N.C. Wickramasinghe, J.V. Narlikar and P. Rajaratnam, Microorganisms cultured from stratospheric air samples obtained at 41km, , FEMS Microbiology Letters,
218, 161-165, 2003

N.C. Wickramasinghe, M. Wainwright, J.V. Narlikar, P. Rajaratnam, M.J. Harris and D. Lloyd, Progress towards the vindication of panspermia, Astrophysics and Space Science,
283, 403-413, 2003

N.C. Wickramasinghe and J.T. Wickramasinghe, Radiation pressure on bacterial grain clumps in the solar vicinity , Astrophysics and Space Science,
286,453, 2003

N.C. Wickramasinghe, M. Wainwright and J.V. Narlikar, J.SARS - a clue to its origins, The Lancet,
361, May 24, p.1832, 2003

J.V. Narlikar, N.C. Wickramasinghe, M. Wainwright and P. Rajaratnam, Detection of Microorganisms at High Altitudes, Current Science,
85 (1), 29, 2003

S.G. Coulson and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Frictional heating of micron-sized meteoroids in the Earth's upper atmosphere, Mon Not RAS,
343, 1123-1130, 2003

N.C. Wickramasinghe, J.V. Narlikar, J.T.,Wickramasinghe and M. Wainwright, The expanding horizons of cosmic life , Proceedings of SPIE,
4859 , 154-163, 2003

2004


W.M. Napier, J.T. Wickramasinghe and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Extreme albedo comets and the impact hazard, Mon Not RAS, 355, 191-195, 2004

M.K Wallis and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Interstellar transfer of planetary microbiota, Mon Not RAS,
348, 52-61, 2004

N.C. Wickramasinghe, The Universe: a cryogenic habitat for microbial life, Cryobiology,
48, 113-125, 2004

M. Wainwright, N.C. Wickramasinghe, J.V. Narlikar, P. Rajaratnam and J. Perkins, Confirmation of the presence of viable but non-culturable bacteria in the stratosphere, Int. J. Astrobiology,
3(1), 13-15, 2004

N.C. Wickramasinghe, M. Wainwright and J.T. Wickramasinghe, Panspermia 2003: New horizons, Proceedings of SPIE, Vol.
5163, 222-228, 2004

N.C. Wickramasinghe, J.T. Wickramasinghe and E. Mediavilla, The interpretation of a 2175A absorption feature in the gravitational lens galaxy SBS0909+53f2 at z=0.83, Astrophysics and Space Science,
298, 453, 2004

Andrei P. Sommer, Norimune Miyake, N. C. Chandra Wickramasinghe, Jayant V. Narlikar and Shirwan Al-Mufti, Functions and possible provenance of primordial proteins, Journal of Proteome Research,
3, No.6, 1299, 2004

Andrei P. Sommer and N. Chandra Wickramasinghe, Keeping nanobacterial infections at bay during space travel, International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents,
24, 548, 2004

J.T. Wickramasinghe, N.C. Wickramasinghe and W.M. Napier, Sedna’s Missing Moon, The Observatory,
124, 300, 2004.

2006


J.T. Wickramasinghe and N.C. Wickramasinghe, A cosmic prevalence of nanobacteria, Astrophys. Sp. Sci., 305, 411, 2006.

2007


W.M. Napier, J.T. Wickramasinghe and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The origin of life in comets, Int. J. Astrobiology, 6(4) 321-323, 2007.

2008


N.C. Wickramasinghe and J.T. Wickramasinghe, Apparent magnitudes of high-redshift Type 1a supernovae and intergalactic graphite whiskers, Astrophys.Sp.Sci., 317, 15-19, 2008

N.C. Wickramasinghe and J.T. Wickramasinghe, On the transference of microbiota from Venus to Earth, Astrophys.Sp.Sci.,
317, 133-137, 2008

2009


J.T Wickramasinghe, N.C. Wickramasinghe and M.K. Wallis, Liquid water and organics in comets: implications for exobiology, Int.J.Astrobiology. 8(4), 281-290, 2009

J.T. Wickramasinghe, N.C. Wickramasinghe and W.M. Napier, Comets and the Origin of Life”, (World Scientific Press, 2009)


M. Tuleta, L. Gabla and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Slow ion irradiation of sugar: astrobiological implications, Int.J.Astrobiology, 
8(4), 317-319, 2009

M.K. Wallis, J.T. Wickramasinghe and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Mars Polar Cap: a habitat for elementary life, Int.J.Astrobiology, 8(2),117-119, 2009

2010


J.T. Wickramasinghe, N.C. Wickramasinghe and W.M. Napier,  W.M.Comets and the Origin of Life, (World Scientific, Singapore, 2010)

N.C. Wickramasinghe, Spectroscopic evidence of cosmic life, Journal of Cosmology,
11, 3476-3488, 2010

N.C. Wickramasinghe, The astrobiological case for our cosmic ancestry, Int. J. Astrobiology,
9(2), 119-129 (2010)

R. Gangappa, N.C. Wickramasinghe, S. Kumar and G. Louis, Growth and replication of red rain cells at 121
oC and their red fluorescence, Proc SPIE, 7819, 2010

C.H. Gibson, N.C. Wickramasinghe and R.E. Schild, Primordial planets, comets and moons foster life in the cosmos, Proc SPIE,
7819, 2010

C.H.Gibson, N.C. Wickramasinghe and R.E. Schild,  First life in primordial-planet oceans: The biological Big Bang,
Journal of Cosmology, 11 (2010), 3490-3499

C.H. Gibson, R.E. Schild and N.C. Wickramasinghe,  The origin of life from primordial planets, Int. J. Astrobiology,
10(2), 83-98, 2010 

K. Rauf, A. Hann, N.C. Wickramasinghe and B. DiGregorio, Microstructural investigation of the Carancas meteorite, Int. J. Astrobiol.,
10(2), 105-112, 2010

K. Rauf and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Evidence for biodegradation products in the interstellar medium,
 Int.J.Astrobiol., 9(1), 29-34, 2010

K. Rauf, A. Hann, M. Wallis, and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Study of putative microfossils in space dust from the stratosphere, Int. J. of Astrobiol.,
9(3), 183-189, 2010

K. Rauf, A. Hann and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Microstructure and elemental composition of the Tagish Lake meteorite and its astrobiological implications,  Int. J. of Astrobiol., 9(1), 35–43, 2010

N.C. Wickramasinghe, J. Wallis, C.H. Gibson and R.E. Schild, Evolution of primordial planets in relation to the cosmological origin of life, Proc. SPIE, 
 7819 (2010).

2011


N.C. Wickramasinghe, 2011 Viva Panspermia, The Observatory, April 2011

N.C. Wickramasinghe Bacterial morphologies supporting cometary panspermia: a reappraisal, Int. J. Astrobiology,
10(1), 25-30, 2011



2012


N.C. Wickramasinghe, J. Wallis, D.H. Wallis, et al, Life-bearing primordial planets in the solar vicinity, Astrophys Space Sci,
341: 295, 2012.

2013


N.C. Wickramasinghe and J.T. Trevors, Non-terrestrial origin of life: a transformative research paradigm shift, Theory Biosci.,
132(2), 133–137, 2013

N.C. Wickramasinghe, DNA sequencing and predictions of the cosmic theory of life, Astrophys Space Sci,
343(1), 1–5, 2013

N.C. Wickramasinghe, J. Wallis and D.H Wallis, Panspermia: evidence from astronomy: from astronomy to meteorites, Modern Physics Letters A, Vol. 28, No. 14, 2013

N.C. Wickramasinghe, A Journey with Fred Hoyle, (World Scientific Publishing, 2013 – second edition)

2014


S.G. Coulson, M.K. Wallis and N.C. Wickramasinghe, On the dynamics of volatile meteorites, Mon. Not. RAS, 445, 3669-3673, 2014

M. Wainwright, N.C. Wickramasinghe, C.E. Rose and A.J. Baker, Recovery of Cometary Microorganisms from the Stratosphere, Astrobiol Outreach, 2:110, 2014
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/recovery-of-cometary-microorganisms-from-the-stratosphere-2332-2519.1000110.php?aid=26359

N.C. Wickramasinghe, The Forgotten Remit of Astrobiology, Astrobiol Outreach, 2:e105., 2014
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/the-forgotten-remit-of-astrobiology-2332-2519-2-e105.php?aid=27254

N.C. Wickramasinghe and G. Tokoro, Life as a Cosmic Phenomenon 1: The Socio-Economic Control of a Scientific Paradigm,. Astrobiol Outreach 2:113, 2014.
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/life-as-a-cosmic-phenomenon-the-socioeconomic-control-of-a-scientific-paradigm-2332-2519-2-113.php?aid=27389

N.C. Wickramasinghe and G. Tokoro, Life as a Cosmic Phenomenon: 2.The Panspermia Trajectory of Homo sapiens, Astrobiol Outreach 2:115, 2014.
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/life-as-a-cosmic-phenomenon-the-panspermia-trajectory-of-homo-sapiens-2332-2519-2-115.php?aid=27531

N.C. Wickramasinghe, ROSETTA’s Prospects for Discovering Evidence of Cometary Biology, Astrobiol Outreach 2:118, 2014.
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/rosettas-prospects-for-discovering-evidence-of-cometary-biology-2332-2519.1000118.php?aid=32113


2015


N.C. Wickramasinghe (editor), Vindication of Cosmic Biology – Tribute to Sir Fred Hoyle 1915-2001”, World Scientific Publishing, 2015
N.C. Wickramasinghe, The Quest for Our Cosmic Ancestry, World Scientific Publishing, 2015

Theodore Jr and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The Big Bang and God, Walker, The Big Bang and God Palgrave Macmillan, 2015

N.C Wickramasinghe, Where did we come from?, World Scientific Publishing, 2015

N.C. Wickramasinghe, G. Tokoro and M. Wainwright, The Transition from Earth-centred Biology to Cosmic Life . AstrobiolOutreach 3:122. 2015
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/the-transition-from-earthcentred-biology-to-cosmic-life-2332-2519-1000122.php?aid=33310

N.C. Wickramasinghe, M. Wainwright, W.E. Smith, G. Tokoro, S.Al Mufti, et al., Rosetta Studies of Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko: Prospects for Establishing Cometary Biology, Astrobiol Outreach 3:126, 2015.
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/rosetta-studies-of-comet-pchuryumovgerasimenko-prospects-for-establishing-cometary-biology-2332-2519.1000126.php?aid=38627

M.K. Wallis and N.C. Wickramasinghe, Rosetta Images of Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko: Inferences from Its Terrain and Structure, Astrobiol Outreach 3:127, 2015
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/rosetta-images-of-comet-pchuryumovgerasimenko-inferences-from-its-terrain-and-structure-2332-2519.1000127.php?aid=38632

N.C. Wickramasinghe, Evidence to Clinch the Theory of Extraterrestrial Life, Astrobiol Outreach 3:e107, 2015.
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/evidence-to-clinch-the-theory-of-extraterrestrial-life-2332-2519.1000e107.php?aid=38634

N.C. Wickramasinghe, Astrobiology of the Dwarf Planet Ceres, Astrobiol Outreach 3:e108. 2015
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/astrobiology-on-the-dwarf-planet-ceres-2332-2519.1000e108.ph%20p.php?aid=40545

M. Wainwright, C.E. Rose, A.J. Baker, N.C. Wickramasinghe, T Omairi, Biological Entities Isolated from Two Stratosphere Launches-Continued Evidence for a Space Origin. Astrobiol Outreach 3:129, 2015.
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/biological-entities-isolated-from-two-stratosphere-launchescontinuedevidence-for-a-space-origin-2332-2519-1000129.php?aid=41733

M. Wainwright, N.C. Wickramasinghe, M. Harris, T. Omairi, Masses Staining Positive for DNA-Isolated from the Stratosphere at a Height of 41 km, Astrobiol Outreach 3:130, 2015.
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/masses-staining-positive-for-dnaisolated-from-the-stratosphere-at-aheight-of-41-km-2332-2519-1000130.php?aid=41739

N.C. Wickramasinghe, Trends in Astrobiology – Comets, Pluto and beyond, Astrobiol Outreach 3: 109e. 2015
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/trends-in-astrobiology–comets-pluto-and-beyond-2332-2519-1000e109.php?aid=57268

M.K. Wallis and N.C. Wickramasinghe Pluto’s Surprises: Mountain Tectonics, Methane and Evidence of Biology, Astrobiol Outreach 3:135. 2015
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/plutos-surprises-mountain-tectonics-methane-and-evidence-of-biology-2332-2519-1000135.php?aid=57267

N.C. Wickramasinghe, Astrobiology in the Developing World, Astrobiol Outreach 3:e110. 2015 http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/astrobiology-in-the-developing-world-2332-2519-1000e110.php?aid=60476

N.C. Wickramasinghe, A. Nimalasuriya, M. Wainwright, G.Tokoro, Microbiomes: A Possible Space Component?, Astrobiol Outreach 3:139, 2015
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/microbiomes-a-possible-
space-component-2332-2519-1000139.php?aid=60480

N.C. Wickramasinghe, Comment on Liquid Water and Life on Mars, Astrobiol Outreach 3:e111. 2015
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/comment-on-liquid-water-and-life-on-mars-2332-2519-1000e111.php?aid=62981

N.C. Wickramasinghe and M. Wainwright, Convergence to Cometary Panspermia: Time for Disclosure?, Astrobiol Outreach 3:145, 2015
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/convergence-to-cometary-panspermia-time-for-disclosure-2332-2519-1000145.php?aid=64973


2016


J. Qu, Z. Gao, Z., Y. Zhang, M. Wainwright, N.C. Wickramasinghe, et al. Sunspot Activity, Influenza and Ebola Outbreak Connection, (J Astrobiol Outreach 4:154. 2016 http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/sunspot-activity-influenza-and-ebola-outbreak-connection-2332-2519-1000154.php?aid=78784

N.C. Wickramasinghe, Evidence for Extant Life on Mars and Gilbert Levin, Astrobiol Outreach 4:e117. 2016
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/evidence-for-extant-life-on-mars-and-gilbert-levin-2332-2519-1000e117.php?aid=77269

N.C. Wickramasinghe, Bold New Frontiers of Astrobiology, Astrobiol Outreach 4:e115. 2016
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/bold-new-frontiers-of-astrobiology-2332-2519-1000e115.php?aid=70372

N.C. Wickramasinghe and E.J. Steele, Dangers of Adhering to an Obsolete Paradigm: Could Zika Virus Lead to a Reversal of Human Evolution?, Astrobiol Outreach 4:147. 2016
http://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/dangers-of-adhering-to-an-obsolete-paradigm-could-zika-virus-lead-to-areversal-of-human-evolution-2332-2519-1000147.php?aid=67501

G. Hoyle and N.C Wickramasinghe, Fred Hoyle’s unpublished theory of a 12x109 yr-old solar system, The Observatory, December 2016

R Bauval and N.C. Wickramasinghe, The Cosmic Womb, Inner Traditions, USA, 2016 in press.


2017



Sunspot Cycle Minima and Pandemics: The Case for Vigilance?

Wickramasinghe NC1,2, Edward J Steele2,3, Wainwright M1,2,5, Gensuke Tokoro2,6, Manju Fernando 2and Jiangwen Qu4. (
Link)


2018


Are We Approaching a New Influenza Pandemic?

Chandra Wickramasinghe 1,2,3*# and Jiangwen Qu4# 1 Buckingham Centre for Astrobiology, University of Buckingham, UK 2 Sri Lanka Centre for Astrobiology, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka 3 General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University, Sri Lanka 4 Department of Infectious Disease Control, Tianjin Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, China. (
Link)

2019


Space weather and pandemic warnings? (
Link)



Comments on the Origin and Spread of the 2019 Coronavirus

NC Wickramasinghe1,2,3,4* , EJ Steele2,5 , Reginald M Gorczynski6 , Robert Temple7 , Gensuke Tokoro2,4 , Brig Klyce4 , Daryl H Wallis 2,4 and J Qu5

1 Buckingham Centre for Astrobiology, University of Buckingham, MK18 1EG, England, UK

2 Centre for Astrobiology, University of Ruhuna, Matara, Sri Lanka 3 National Institute of Fundamental Studies, Kandy, Sri Lanka 4 Institute for the Study of Panspermia and Astroeconomics, Gifu, Japan 5 C Y O’Connor, ERADE Village, Foundation, Piara Waters,Perth 6112 WA, Australia 6 University Toronto Health Network, Toronto General Hospital, University of Toronto, Canada 7 History of Chinese Science and Culture Foundation Conway Hall, London, UK 8 Department of Infectious Disease Control, Tianjin Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hedong Qu, Tianjin Shi, China (
Link)

2020


The Coronavirus May Have Come From Space

Submitted to The Australian newspaper Monday Feb 10 2020

N. Chandra Wickramasinghe and Edward J. Steele (
Link)