Gerald Heard

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Gerald Heard
Born 6 October 1889(1889-10-06)
London, England, U.K.
Died 14 August 1971 (81)
Santa Monica, Los Angeles Co., California
Affiliations Vedanta Society

Henry FitzGerald "Gerald" Heard (October 6, 1889 - August 14, 1971) was a British-born author and philosopher interested in consciousness, mysticism, and parapsychology.

Selected Bibliography

  • Heard, Gerald (1929), The Ascent of Humanity: An Essay on the Evolution of Civilization from Group Consciousness Through Individuality to Super-Consciousness, New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co. 
  • Heard, Gerald (1931), The Emergence of Man, London: Jonathan Cape 
  • Heard, Gerald (1937), The Third Morality, New York: William Morrow 
  • Heard, Gerald (1950), The Riddle of the Flying Saucers: Is Another World Watching?, London: Carroll & Nicholson  — in which Heard proposes a strange hypothesis that UFOs might be piloted by Martian bees, that their mission relates to concerns over human nuclear testing potentially causing a chain reaction that would destroy the Sun, and that Earth bees would be best equipped to act as intermediaries with them.


Press Coverage

Is Another World Watching?