George Edward Challenger, better known as Professor Challenger, is a fictional character in a series of science fiction stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. He was first introduced in the novel The Lost World, which describes an expedition to a plateau in South America where prehistoric creatures including dinosaurs still survive. This book appeared in 1912. ...more on Wikipedia about "Professor Challenger"
The Disintegration Machine is a very short story written by Arthur Conan Doyle in 1927. The book centers around the discovery of a machine capable of disintegrating objects and reforming them as they were. ...more on Wikipedia about "The Disintegration Machine"
The Lost World is a 1912 novel by Arthur Conan Doyle concerning an expedition to a plateau in South America where prehistoric animals ( dinosaurs and other extinct creatures) still survive. The character of Professor Challenger was introduced in this book. ...more on Wikipedia about "The Lost World (Arthur Conan Doyle)"
The Poison Belt was the second novel Sir Arthur Conan Doyle wrote about Professor Challenger. Written in 1913, roughly a year before the outbreak of World War One, much of it takes place--rather oddly, given that it follows The Lost World, a story set in the jungle--in a room in Challenger's house. This would be the last story written about Challenger until the 1920s, by which time Doyle's spiritualist beliefs had begun to affect his writing. ...more on Wikipedia about "The Poison Belt"
When the World Screamed was the last story written about Professor Challenger by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. This is also possibly the last professional story ever written about Challenger at all. He never developed the following Sherlock Holmes enjoyed, and has appeared very little in fan fiction. ...more on Wikipedia about "When the World Screamed"
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