Hal Clement: Iceworld, 1953

According to Hal Clement, our multicoloured planet Earth is a life-threatening, ice-cold zone for creatures who typically inhabit conditions where sulphur is liquid. Mottled with sinister colors, the planet gleamed in the spacecraft's viewport. Sallman Ken could not believe that such a bleak and icy globe could ever have produced life. Yet the expedition had… Continue reading Hal Clement: Iceworld, 1953