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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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The Chrysalids, John Wyndham, 1955

Episode009_The_Chrysalids_John_Wyndham Set in a future where strange events are changing mankind. Society has resisted these mutations, ostracizing people who have them…until some children are born with a mutation no one detects. Is man undergoing a new evolution? As implied in … Continue reading

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Tunnel in the Sky, Robert A. Heinlein, 1955

Episode008_tunnel_in_the_sky_Robert_A_Heinlein 17 year old Rod Walker’s last high school course, Off-world Survival, has an exam in which he must survive in an unknown environment for a few days. Can he survive when it appears his lifeline home is gone? If … Continue reading

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The Door Into Summer, Robert A. Heinlein, 1957

Time-travel, engineering, a love triangle and an intelligent cat. Continue reading

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