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Not One of Us

Not One of Us


Ted Chiang
Nancy Kress
Michael Swanwick
Ian McDonald
Gregory Benford
James Patrick Kelly
Paul McAuley
Steve Rasnic Tem
Robert Reed
Molly Tanzer
Ken Liu
Carolyn Ives Gilman
Judith Berman
Cixin Liu
Kelly Robson
Naomi Kritzer
Caroline M Yoachim
Rich Larson
Neil Clarke
Alaya Dawn Johnson
Keffy R M Kehrli
A M Dellamonica

ISBN: 9781597809573
Year of publication: 2018

NOT ONE OF US STORIES OF ALIENS ON EARTH Edited by Neil Clarke If you find a bit of yourself in these stories, this book is for you. Introduction Throughout the science fiction landscape, aliens have been used to illustrate our own best and worst traits, but from a distance that makes it more palatable than a closer look in the mirror. They are portrayed as invaders, refugees, saviors, observers, outsiders, opportunists, and sometimes as beings that barely notice our existence. Yet, outside of ...

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Ball Lightning

Ball Lightning


Cixin Liu

ISBN: 9781786694683
Year of publication: 2018

Cixin Liu BALL LIGHTNING Translated by Joel Martinsen The descriptions in this book of the characteristics and behavior of ball lightning are based on historical records as of 2004. Prelude I only remembered that it was my birthday because Mom and Dad lit the candles on the cake and we sat down around fourteen small tongues of flame. The storm that night made it seem as if the whole universe held nothing but rapid flashes of lightning surrounding our small dining room. Electric blue bursts froze ...

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The Weight of Memories

The Weight of Memories


Cixin Liu

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Cixin Liu The Weight of Memories 2016 Translated by Ken Liu First published in Chinese in Sea of Dreams, 2015, a collection of Liu Cixins short fiction. Mother: Baby, can you hear me Fetus: Where am I Mother: Oh, good You can hear me. Im your mother. Fetus: Mama Am I really in your belly Im floating in water Mother: Thats called the ami-ani-amniotic fluid. Hard word, I know. I just learned it today, too. Fetus: What is this sound Its like thunder far away. Mother: Thats my heartbeat. Youre ...

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Death's End

Death's End


Cixin Liu

ISBN: 9781784971632
Year of publication: 2016

Cixin Liu DEATHS END A Brief Note from the Translator Chinese and Korean names in this text are rendered with surnames first and given names last, in accordance with the customs of these cultures. For example, in the name Yun Tianming, YUN is the surname and TIANMING is the given name. CHARACTERS FROM THE THREE-BODY PROBLEM AND THE DARK FOREST Chinese names are written with surname first. Ye Wenjie Physicist whose family was persecuted during the Cultural Revolution. She initiated contact with ...

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The Three-Body Problem

The Three-Body Problem


Cixin Liu

ISBN: 9780765377067
Year of publication: 2014

Cixin Liu THE THREE-BODY PROBLEM LIST OF CHARACTERS Chinese names are written with surname first. The Ye Family Ye Zhetai Physicist, professor at Tsinghua University Shao Lin Physicist, Ye Zhetais wife Ye Wenjie Astrophysicist, daughter of Ye Zhetai Ye Wenxue Ye Wenjies sister, a Red Guard Red Coast Base Lei Zhicheng Political commissar at Red Coast Base Yang Weining Chief engineer at Red Coast Base, once a student of Ye Zhetai The Present Yang Dong String theorist and daughter of Ye ...

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