Tag Archives: space travel

The Mote in God’s Eye, Niven & Pournelle, 1974

Episode_013_the_mote_in_Gods_eye.mp3   One of our imperial ships finds an alien civilization, the Moties, on the edge of explored space. It seems the two species can benefit from sharing their knowledge and colonizing amongst each other. But our first contact team … Continue reading

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Rocket Ship Galileo, Robert A. Heinlein, 1947

episode010_rocketship_galileo_robert_a_heinlein.mp3 Three high school students who share a passion about space are visited by a man who can help them actually go to outer space. Through their wits, some available rocket hardware and teamwork, they build their dream ship for … Continue reading

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Wolfbane, Pohl/Kornbluth, 1959

Episode005_Wolfbane_Pohl_Kornbluth The Earth has been ripped from the Sun by a runaway planet, whose inhabitants have their own plans for Earth’s resources. Humankind is dying out, but there are those who defy convention and refuse to give in. Shownotes 0:25 … Continue reading

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