Heart of the Comet by David Brin audiobook

Heart of the Comet

By David Brin and Gregory Benford
Directed by  Cassandra de Cuir and Gabrielle de Cuir
Read by  Gabrielle de Cuir , P. J. Ochlan , and Stefan Rudnicki

Skyboat Media 9780984915460
21.40 Hours Unabridged
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Gregory Benford and David Brin come together in thisbold collaboration about our near human future in space Prescient and scientifically accurate, Heart of the Comet is known as one ofthe great hard SF novels of the 1980s. First published in 1986, it tells thestory of an ambitious manned mission to visit Halley’s Comet, alter itsorbit, and mine it for resources. But all too soon, native cells—that might oncehave brought life to Earth—begin colonizing the colonists. As factions battleover the comet’s future—and that of Earth—only love, courage, and ingenuity canavert disaster and spark a new human destiny.

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Summary

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Gregory Benford and David Brin come together in thisbold collaboration about our near human future in space

Prescient and scientifically accurate, Heart of the Comet is known as one ofthe great hard SF novels of the 1980s. First published in 1986, it tells thestory of an ambitious manned mission to visit Halley’s Comet, alter itsorbit, and mine it for resources. But all too soon, native cells—that might oncehave brought life to Earth—begin colonizing the colonists. As factions battleover the comet’s future—and that of Earth—only love, courage, and ingenuity canavert disaster and spark a new human destiny.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Tremendously imaginative…A breathtaking effort from two of science fiction’s brightest stars.” San Diego Union-Tribune
“A literary conjunction of two of the brightest stars in the science fiction firmament.” Los Angeles Times

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Author Bio: David Brin

Author Bio: David Brin

David Brin is a scientist, speaker, technical consultant, and winner of the Freedom of Speech Award. His novels—including Earth, The Postman, Startide Rising, and Kiln People—have been New York Times bestsellers, winning multiple Hugo, Nebula, and other awards. He lives near San Diego, California.

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Author Bio: Gregory Benford

Author Bio: Gregory Benford

Gregory Benford is a professor of physics and astronomy at the University of California, Irvine. A Woodrow Wilson Fellow and a member of Phi Beta Kappa, he received the Lord Prize for contributions to science in 1995 and the Asimov Memorial Award for popularizing science in 2007. He has written numerous works of science fiction, receiving a Nebula Award and a John W. Campbell Memorial Award for his novel Timescape.

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Details

Available Formats : Digital Download, CD, MP3 CD
Category: Fiction/Science Fiction
Runtime: 21.40
Audience: Adult
Language: English