An AI is given a rather fundamental problem - figure out a way to reverse entropy without expending energy! Very entertaining.
- David Hartwell & Kathryn Cramer (Ed)'s "The Ascent of Wonder: The Evolution of Hard SF".
- David Drake, Jim Baen, & Eric Flint (Ed)'s "The World Turned Upside Down".
Fact sheet.First published: Science Fiction Quarterly, November, 1956.
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