SciFi Tech Talk #000155 – Proxima

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ISBN-10: 0575116838
ISBN-13: 9780575116832
Goodreads: 17983396

Author(s): Publisher: Gollancz
Published: 9/19/2013

The very far future: The galaxy is a drifting wreck of black holes, neutron stars, and chill white dwarfs. The age of star formation is long past. Yet there is life here, feeding off the energies of the stellar remnants, and there is mind, a tremendous galaxy-spanning intelligence each of whose thoughts lasts a hundred thousand years. And this mind cradles memories of a long-gone age when a more compact universe was full of light... The 27th century: Proxima Centauri, an undistinguished red dwarf star, is the nearest star to our sun. How would it be to live on such a world?

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