Seven brilliant short stories by the award-winning author of Ringworld. Inconstant Moon – a moon so bright could only mean one thing. The sun had gone nova. Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Larry Niven has won the prestigious Hugo Award five Inconstant Moon – Kindle edition by Larry Niven. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note. 3 of 5 stars. This tale poses an interesting scenario and question: you realize that this is your last night on Earth, or more correctly, Earth’s last.

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Nivwnpages. These stories are awesome. Attended California Institute of Technology; flunked out after discovering a book store jammed with used science fiction magazines. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers moln customers.

Sep 21, Jose Moa rated it really liked it Shelves: Retrieved from ” https: I love the big scale, “what-if” stories Larry Niven writes, overlayed with a great plot and interesting characters.

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Open Preview See a Problem? The damage to the ship prevents it traveling faster than lightand the passengers and crew debate using the ship’s remaining sub-light engine to travel relativistically to a neighboring star to look for a more viable planet.

Seven brilliant short stories by the award-winning author of Ringworld. It is one of a group of Known Space stories in which Niven speculates on the effect on human culture of simple universal organ transplants:.


Goodreads helps inconstannt keep track of books you want to read. The Wunder War Aug 21, Dan rated it really liked it. I read this story w-a-ay back when and remembered enjoying it back in them olden times. Inconstabt sun had gone nova. However here I think in my naive early reading days is a story which truly captivated me – Inconstant Moon. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. English Choose a language for shopping.

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He adapted his story Inconstant Moon for an episode of the television series The Outer Limits in Galaxy Science FictionOctober How will the passengers survive when all the known stars have burned themselves out?

This page was last edited on 15 Septemberat Death by Ecstasy Another story in Known space, dealing with organleggers. Write a customer review. Dec 07, Chris Maguire rated it really liked it. When Howie can find nothing physically wrong with the system, he can only conclude that, disturbingly, the problem is with Eric. The title is a quote from the balcony scene in William Shakespeare ‘s Romeo and Juliet.

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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Thinking back, I have to wonder at the dense lack of scientific knowledge of the characters in the book.

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Graduated Washburn University, Kansas, June The vaporized seawater leads to torrential rains, hurricanes and floods. I think you’d notice a lot more than just the fact that ‘the moon doth shine as bright as day’.

Probably my least favorite story though. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see inconsrant What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here All in all, it struck me as another in a long line of stories where fascinating premises were only sketched out, and not really followed up.

Short read and worth it. Also, the failure of Mars colonization as depicted here contributes to the generally held opinion in that future history that planets at least in the Solar System are virtually worthless and it is asteroids which are the truly desirable real property. Incpnstant at all what I expected from the title. If I did, I’d write a complete table of contents. For the price, it is certainly a incnstant while read.

Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. It was good, but not as good as I expected. You are commenting using your WordPress.

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