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Edge of Infinity by Jonathan Strahan

Edge of Infinity (2012)

by Jonathan Strahan (Editor)

Other authors: John Barnes (Contributor), Stephen Baxter (Contributor), Elizabeth Bear (Contributor), Pat Cadigan (Contributor), James S.A. Corey (Contributor)9 more, Stephen D. Covey (Contributor), Gwyneth Jones (Contributor), Paul McAuley (Contributor), Sandra McDonald (Contributor), An Owomayela (Contributor), Hannu Rajaniemi (Contributor), Alastair Reynolds (Contributor), Kristine Kathryn Rusch (Contributor), Bruce Sterling (Contributor)

Series: Infinity Anthologies (2)

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Great little short detailing the genesis of the epstein drive. ( )
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Pat Cadigan - The girl-thing who went out for sushi

A slice of the future shows us a work-crew on Jupiter who ruminate on Two-Steppers and live a very different life...

Elizabeth Bear - The deeps of the sky

An alien pilot adapted to extreme conditions around a gas giant achieves a type of 'promotion' by a risky rescue of an human ship.

James S.A. Corey - Drive

Mars and Earth are in a confrontation, while a pilot is dying...

Sandra McDonald and Stephen D. Covey - The road to NPS

Rather 'busy' story, packs lots in, perhaps too much...

John Barnes - Swift as a dream and fleeting as a sigh

Somewhat elegiac in tone as an ai reflects while on a long, long spaceflight.

Paul McAuley - Macy Minnot's last Christmas on Dione, ring racing, Fiddler's Green, the Potter's Garden

A slice of life in the future as a daughter attends her artist father's funeral on Dionne, a moon of Saturn.

Kristine Kathryn Rusch - Safety tests

A rather dull story of a careful pilot examiner meeting her worst nightmare.

Gwyneth Jones - Bricks, sticks, straw

A set of interlinked intelligent agents exploring Jupiter seem to give up on their mission....

Tyche and the ants - Hannu Rajaniemi

Story of a little girl lost on the Moon, Rather too bizarre.

Stephen Baxter - Obelisk

On a Chinese-controlled Mars a failed astronaut/administrator has to deal with the dreams of a wealthy gene-engineered American.

Alastair Reynolds - Vainglory

A painful episode on Triton involving a contract for an unusual sculpture is dug up by an investigator.

An Owomoyela - Water rights

An accident loses vital water supplies being transported up from Earth to orbiting colonies but fate intervenes...

Bruce Sterling - The peak of eternal light

This story scales the heights - from marital bliss on Mercury to a new way of colonising space.... ( )
  AlanPoulter | Jun 17, 2013 |
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Strahan, JonathanEditorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Barnes, JohnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Baxter, StephenContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bear, ElizabethContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Cadigan, PatContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Corey, James S.A.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Covey, Stephen D.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Jones, GwynethContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
McAuley, PaulContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
McDonald, SandraContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Owomayela, AnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Rajaniemi, HannuContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Reynolds, AlastairContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Rusch, Kristine KathrynContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sterling, BruceContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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A new science fiction anthology that looks at the next giant leap for humankind: the leap from our home world out into the Solar System. The thirteen stories in this anthology span the whole of the human condition in its race to colonise Earth's nearest neighbors.… (more)

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