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Six Cubed Plus OneJohn Rankine
Published by Golden Apple, Wallasey.
Through a simple matter of misalignment the new teaching machines in the school began to require more knowledge than was being programmed into them - they also needed a control and Sarah Joy's ego was the only one they chose.
This short story was dramatised by the BBC in 1966 as 'The World in Silence' in the 'Out of the Unknown' series 2. It was Broadcast on 17th November 1966.
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