Pioneer cover

From the press release: From the moment he is handed a possibility of making the first alien contact, Saunders Maxwell decides he will do it, even if doing so takes him through hell and back.

 
Unfortunately, that is exactly where that journey takes him.

 
The vision that Zimmerman paints of vibrant human colonies on the Moon, Mars, the asteroids, and beyond, indomitably fighting the harsh lifeless environment of space to build new societies, captures perfectly the emerging space race we see today.


He also captures in Pioneer the heart of the human spirit, willing to push forward no matter the odds, no matter the cost. It is that spirit that will make the exploration of the heavens possible, forever, into the never-ending future.

 
Available everywhere for $3.99 (before discount) at amazon, Barnes & Noble, all ebook vendors, or direct from the ebook publisher, ebookit.
 

Graham Chapman’s funeral

An evening pause: On the anniversary of his death in 1989, this is how the crew of Monty Python eulogized Graham Chapman at his funeral.

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One comment

  • Jim

    Thanks, Robert, for that. It would have been disgraceful if they had approached it any differently, so thank God they honored him properly. Cleese was right, Chapman would not have wanted it done differently. Television comedy changed forever thanks to them. Just one more thin wafer!

    There you, go Robert! Another thing we have in common. But maybe I can use the fluffy pillow on you til you confess the error of your ways on climate change!

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