Scorched Earth
Scorched Earth

Sequence of author: The destroyer(№105)
Keywords: Chiun Destroyer Remo

Scorched Earth

Warren Murphy
Richard Sapir

Detective science fiction

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Destroyer 105: Scorched Earth By Warren Murphy and Richard Sapir Chapter 1 In the beginning, no one expected the BioBubble to burst. Certainly not the national press, which hailed it as being in the vanguard of man's exploration of space-even though it wasn't part of the space program. When the space program angle became old news, the press hailed it as the perfect tool for solving the global eco-crisis of the moment. The eco-crisis of the moment changed from moment to moment, of course. Sometimes it changed from newspaper to news outlet. On the same day, at opposite ends of the continental United States, the BioBubble-a three-acre honeycomb terrarium of thermopane glass supported by white-painted steel trusswork-was simultaneously hailed as the solution to the global-warming crisis and the jumping-off point for man's eventual relocation to a less polluted planet. Thus claimed the New York Times and the San Francisco Chronicle, respectively. After a...

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