Monday, August 5, 2013

Ken Hinckley's "The ostracons of Europa" (flash fiction, first contact, free)

Illustration accompanying the original publication in Nature magazine of short story The ostracons of Europa by Ken Hinckley. Image shows human explorer on Europa meeting a local xeno-arachnid deep under a subsurface ocean there.A human explorer in a submersible deep under a subsurface ocean of Europa meets a local...

Very exotic locale.

Fact sheet.

First published: Nature, 4 July 2013.
Download full text from publisher's site.
Rating: B.