By William Dietrich

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At America's base on the South Pole, 26 humans wave so long to the final airplane out sooner than wintry weather. within the days and weeks forward they're going to be established not only through incredible climate extremes, yet by way of a assassin cause on removing them.

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Does it lead to happiness? Wellbeing? " Lewis considered. "Isn't knowledge worthwhile just for its own sake? Rod Cameron told me the purpose of life is learning. " the psychologist asked. "I don't know. " "Whose goal? Yours? " "No. " Lewis was irked now. " "I don't know," the psychologist admitted. He sipped again. " "I don't guess. " It was self-deprecating. The psychologist had his own evasions, Lewis saw. "Not good enough," he persisted. " "Okay. " The psychologist nodded, as if to confirm it to himself.

Not perfume. Her breath. His new instruments at Clean Air alerted him. So sensitive was the carbon dioxide sampler at detecting changes in the surrounding atmosphere that the tracking pen jumped from the contribution of her lungs. Other meters logged the dying sunlight, chlorofluorocarbons that could attack the earth's ozone layer, ozone itself, and water vapor. It was like gaining new senses. He'd come back inside after a brisk thirty minutes of collecting snow samples and was still warming up in front of his machines when she stamped her boots in the vestibule by the door.

We'll need some photos and a statement to authenticate its place of origin. " Moss nodded, watching him. "Yes. " He hesitated. " Lewis had been waiting for this. " This opinion was Sparco's price for his being allowed to come down here. He was to assess, and then keep his mouth shut. He'd wanted purpose, and this was his ticket. " "Private collection of scientific artifacts is booming," Lewis said. "Having a living-room museum has become cool among the ultrarich. The mere possibility this could be from Mars will be enough for some buyers.

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