Starfarers by Vonda N. McIntyre from Chapter 3 The wilderness had begun to feel like a dream, yet a dream of such intensity that she could bring it back in vivid memory. Three orcas breached, one after the other, bursting … Continue reading
Einstein’s Bridge A Novel of Hard Science Fiction by John Cramer In 2004 in a possible universe, the DOE’s Superconducting Supercollider has been constructed in Waxahachie, Texas and is beginning operation, making unintended trans-dimensional signals that are being received in … Continue reading
Starfarers had a unique genesis.
A local sf convention had asked me to be on a panel about television science fiction. At first I was tempted to decline, because the panel always has the same structure: Somebody whips out a list of all the tv sf from the past 20 years and reads the titles and everybody agrees how terrible they all were. (Keep in mind that this panel was before some recent pretty good television sf came on.)
And then I thought, What if…Continue reading