Professor Augustus S. F. X. Van Dusen, Ph. D., LL. D., F. R. S., M. D.
is a fictional character in a series of detective short stories (and two
novels) by Jacques Futrelle. Some of the short stories were originally
published in the Saturday Evening Post and the Boston American.
In the stories Professor Van Dusen
solves a variety of different mysteries together with his friend
Hutchinson Hatch, reporter of a fictional newspaper called "The Daily
New Yorker". The professor is known as the "Thinking Machine", solving
problems by the remorseless application of logic.
A strange wind, a chill, a crooked
glance enter a world where the normal is pushed to its edge, where things are
rarely what they seem.
Dark Sense brings you the tales people donít
normally live to tell. Every episode is a different window into the bizarre...