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Future Visions: Original Science Fiction Inspired by Microsoft

Future Visions: Original Science Fiction Inspired by Microsoft


Robert J Sawyer
David Brin
Elizabeth Bear
Nancy Kress
Jack McDevitt
Greg Bear
Seanan McGuire
Ann Leckie

ISBN: 9781595910912
Year of publication: 2015

FEATURING Elizabeth Bear Greg Bear David Brin Blue Delliquanti Michele Rosenthal Nancy Kress Ann Leckie Jack McDevitt Seanan McGuire Robert J. Sawyer Illustrations by Joey Camacho Raw Rendered Edited by Microsoft Melcher Media Published by Produced by One Microsoft Way Redmond, WA 98052 www.microsoft.com 124 West 13th Street New York, NY 10011 www.melcher.com Future Visions: Original Science Fiction Inspired by Microsoft Copyright 2015 Microsoft The Machine Starts copyright 2015 by Greg ...

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Factoring Humanity

Factoring Humanity


Robert J Sawyer

ISBN: 0312864582
Year of publication: 1998

Factoring Humanity by Robert J. Sawyer What is mind No matter. What is matter Never mind. Thomas Hewitt Key 17991875 British classicist The messages from space had been arriving for almost ten years now. Reception of a new page of data began every thirty hours and fifty-one minutesan interval presumed to be the length of the day on the Senders homeworld. To date, 2,841 messages had been collected. Earth had never replied to any of the transmissions. The Declaration of Principles Concerning ...

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Quantum Night

Quantum Night


Robert J Sawyer

ISBN: 9780425256831
Year of publication: 2016

Quantum Night by Robert J. Sawyer It may be a requirement for a theory of consciousness that it contains at least one crazy idea. David Chalmers For Chase Masterson Beautiful inside and out 1 Several of my colleagues in the University of Manitobas psychology department considered teaching to be a nuisancethe ineluctable evil, as Menno Warkentin used to call it, resenting the time it took away from his researchbut I loved it. Oh, maybe not as much as I loved bananas, or binge-watching old ...

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Triggers

Triggers


Robert J Sawyer

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Year of publication: 0

Triggers by Robert J. Sawyer E pluribus unum Out of many, one For Randy McCharles and Val King Wonderful writers Wonderful friends Chapter 1 Friday This is how we began Susan Dawsonthirty-four, with pale skin and pale blue eyeswas standing behind and to the right of the presidential podium. She spoke into the microphone hidden in her sleeve. Prospector is moving out. Copy, said the mans voice in her ear. Seth Jerrison, white, long-faced, with the hooked nose political cartoonists had such fun ...

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Come All Ye Faithful

Come All Ye Faithful


Robert J Sawyer

ISBN: 075640147
Year of publication: 2003

Come All Ye Faithful by Robert J. Sawyer NEW YORK DIOCESE, INTERNAL MEMO yes, Bishop, I was frankly surprised by the number of applicants. Such interest bodes well for our newest parish. I do believe we have selected the best candidate under the circumstances. After all, his qualifications combine several key elements. Still, his will be a lonely job Damned social engineers, said Boothby, a frown distorting his freckled face. He looked at me, as if expecting an objection to the profanity, and ...

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The Right's Tough

The Right's Tough


Robert J Sawyer

ISBN: 0743488385
Year of publication: 2004

The Rights Tough by Robert J. Sawyer The funny thing about this place, said Hauptmann, pointing at the White House as he and Chin walked west on the Mall, is that the food is actually good. Whats funny about that asked Chin. Well, its a tourist attraction, right A historic site. People come from all over the world to see where the American government was headquartered, back when therewere governments. The guys who own it now could serve absolute crap, charge exorbitant prices, and the place ...

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The Hand You're Dealt

The Hand You're Dealt


Robert J Sawyer

ISBN: 1895900190
Year of publication: 1999

The Hand Youre Dealt by Robert J. Sawyer And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free. John 8:32 Got a new case for you, said my boss, Raymond Chen. Homicide. My heart started pounding. Mendelia habitat is supposed to be a utopia. Murder is almost unheard of here. Chen was fatnever exercised, loved rich foods. He knew his lifestyle would take decades off his life, but, hey, that was his choice. Somebody offed a soothsayer, over in Wheel Four, he said, wheezing slightly. ...

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Ours to Discover

Ours to Discover


Robert J Sawyer

ISBN: 9781550822953
Year of publication: 2002

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Just Like Old Times

Just Like Old Times


Robert J Sawyer

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Year of publication: 1993

Just Like Old Times by Robert J. Sawyer The transference went smoothly, like a scalpel slicing into skin. Cohen was simultaneously excited and disappointed. He was thrilled to be hereperhaps the judge was right, perhaps this was indeed where he really belonged. But the gleaming edge was taken off that thrill because it wasnt accompanied by the usual physiological signs of excitement: no sweaty palms, no racing heart, no rapid breathing. Oh, there was a heartbeat, to be sure, thundering in the ...

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The Stanley Cup Caper

The Stanley Cup Caper


Robert J Sawyer

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Year of publication: 2003

The Stanley Cup Caper by Robert J. Sawyer She shoots She scores For the first time in sixty-seven years, the Toronto Maple Leafs have won the Stanley Cup Captain Karen Lopez and her team have skated to victory as the 2031 NHL champions. The hometown crowd here is going wild, andwait Wait Ladies and gentlemen, this is incredible weve just received word that the Stanley Cup trophy is missing...

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The Good Doctor

The Good Doctor


Robert J Sawyer

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Year of publication: 1989

The Good Doctor by Robert J. Sawyer Theres a new patient here to see you, Dr. Butcher, said the pleasant contralto over the intercom....

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Ineluctable

Ineluctable


Robert J Sawyer

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Year of publication: 2002

Ineluctable by Robert J. Sawyer What to do What to do Darren Hamasaki blew out air, trying to calm down, but his heart kept pounding, a metronome on amphetamines. This was big. This was huge. There had to be procedures in place. Surely someone had thought this through, had come up with aa protocol, that was the word. Darren left the observatory shed in his backyard and trudged through the snow. He stepped up onto the wooden deck and entered his house through the sliding-glass rear doors. He hit ...

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If I'm Here, Imagine Where They Sent My Luggage

If I'm Here, Imagine Where They Sent My Luggage


Robert J Sawyer

ISBN: 9781550822953
Year of publication: 2002

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The abdication of Pope Mary III

The abdication of Pope Mary III


Robert J Sawyer

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Year of publication: 2000

The abdication of Pope Mary III by Robert J. Sawyer Darth Vaders booming voice, still the networks trademark 600 years after its founding: This is CNN. And then the news anchor: Our top story: Pope Mary III abdicated this morning. Giancarlo DiMarco, our correspondent in Vatican City, has the details. Giancarlo...

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The Blue Planet

The Blue Planet


Robert J Sawyer

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Year of publication: 1999

The Blue Planet by Robert J. Sawyer The round door to the office in the underground city irised open. Teltor Teltor The director of the space-sciences hive swung her eyestalks to look wearily at Dostan, her excitable assistant. What is it Another space probe has been detected coming from the third planet. Again said Teltor, agitated. She spread her four exoskeletal arms. But its only been a hundred days or so since their last probe. Exactly. Which means this one must have been launched before we ...

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