A back hole as far away as the Moon would ruin your weekend.
U.S. Navy Chief Boatswain’s Mate Christian Sherman, a tug master with the Commander Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan, port operations department, guides COMSUBPAC‘s Seawolf-class fast-attack submarine USS Connecticut (SSN 22) as it arrived for a port visit this past weekend.
Emilie and Me
Her three sisters complain that Emilie is spoiled. Ok, it’s true but I spoil them all.
It’s coming to a tablet or in hard copy this coming week. I will shamelessly promote it once it’s live and breathing (fire).
Legends endure for a reason. Sometimes they survive to impel our cultural hubris. Occasionally they endure because they instill a sense of focus on what was and perhaps. a vision of what will be. They are always a reminder. When they come. back to haunt us, things start to get interesting.
A couple in Iceland, very much in love, visit a historic site and suddenly he throws himself into a volcano, burning to a crisp in front of her eyes, and thereafter, it’s always raining.
The dwindling North Sea Oil supply is suddenly rejuvenated with a new discovery, a huge oil field of light, sweet, crude worth billions. Exploration, drilling, and pumping begin to breathe life into a faltering industry, and just as things seem to be going well, the oil is polluted with radioactive thorium.
US Army Special Forces operators in Iceland on an exercise are drawn into a crisis and as NASA withdraws, they boldly face the challenge. All but one are rendered insane and the memory of Red Mist turns into a quest for answers–that the CIA already has.
In Texas, a political fixer is called on to deal with a situation and finds himself completely out of his depth.
In England, a psychologist’s life is turned upside down as a skald makes a disturbing prophecy.
In China, aggressive experiments into neutrino research create a completely unforeseen disaster and portend a global cataclysm of Biblical proportions.
Just when you’re sure that you have all the answers and are confident that the science is settled, it isn’t.