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"Why is it that, in such a vast cosmos, with hundreds of billions of stars in this galaxy alone, and no doubt billions of Earth-like planets orbiting them, we have found no evident of intelligent alien life? No evidence that alien have ever visited Earth (other than discredited UFO mythology), no detectable signals...? The stories in this anthology offer intriguing explanations for this enigma, looking seriously or comically at solutions..."--P.[4] of cover.

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"Why is it that, in such a vast cosmos, with hundreds of billions of stars in this galaxy alone, and no doubt billions of Earth-like planets orbiting them, we have found no evident of intelligent alien life? No evidence that alien have ever visited Earth (other than discredited UFO mythology), no detectable signals...? The stories in this anthology offer intriguing explanations for this enigma, looking seriously or comically at solutions..."--P.[4] of cover.

Table of Contents

Introduction : Here comes everyone / Paul McAuley
The word he was looking for was hello / Alex Irvine
Residue / Michael Arsenault
Good news from Antares / Yves Meynard
Report from the field / Mike Resnick and Lezli Robyn
Permanent fatal errors / Jay Lake
Galaxy of mirrors / Paul Di Filippo
Where two or three / Sheila Finch
Graffiti in the library of Babel / David Langford
The dark moon / Kristine Kathryn Rusch
One big monkey / Ray Vukcevich
The taste of night / Pat Cadigan
Timmy, come home / Matthew Hughes
A waterfall of lights / Ian Watson
Rare Earth / Felicity Shoulders and Leslie What
The vampires of paradox / James Morrow.

Edition Notes

Series
DAW book collectors -- No. 1513, Sicence Fiction DAW, DAW book collectors

Classifications

Library of Congress
CPB Box no. 3197 vol. 1

The Physical Object

Pagination
312 p. ;
Number of pages
312

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25104461M
Internet Archive
isbn_9780756406196
ISBN 10
0756406196
ISBN 13
9780756406196
LC Control Number
2011658771
OCLC/WorldCat
462901290
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