Analog technological know-how Fiction and truth, November 2014, quantity CXXXIV No. 11
Trevor Quachri, editor
Cover paintings via Joshua Meehan
"Flow" via Arlan Andrews Sr.
"Persephone Descending" by means of Derek Kunsken
"Superior Sapience" by means of Robert R. Chase
"An workout in Motivation" by way of Ian Creasey
"Habeas Corpus Callosum" by way of Jay Werkheiser
"Conquest" via Bud Sparhawk
"Elysia Elysium" through V. G. Campen
"Mercy, Killer" by means of Auston Habershaw
"Fieldnotes" through Lola Haskins
"Predictable Futures: weather Fiction and weather Fact" through W.R.L. Anderegg
Guest Editorial: "Living in Indignation" through Richard A. Lovett
Alternate View: "Inflation and the Swirls of Gravity" through John G. Cramer
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But Liberty’s devotion is somewhat . . conditional. After what’s happened recently, I wanted to take a few moments and speak to those who are more—let us say, in sync with my ideals. I wanted to thank you. Both of you. Things lie ahead and—well, no one knows the hour of his passing. It’s more important than ever that we stay united. ” He smiled, the neatly trimmed black-and-white beard parting to reveal white teeth. ” Jim had thought he was a jaded cynic. But at Mengsk’s words, he actually blushed.
And what I don’t believe in . . ” He stabbed a finger down, and the image disappeared. A light began to flash almost immediately, indicating that Arcturus wanted to have the last word, but Valerian was done. Behind him, the White Star, having shaken itself mostly free of the zerg, moved slowly around to fire on one of the ships trailing the Bucephalus. It landed a perfect hit on the Patroclus, and more red-orange death sprang up. Two battlecruisers, then. Two of the twenty-five that had accompanied Valerian would be able to make the jump with him.
The Bucephalus and a single other vessel of the “fleet” were all that accompanied the Hyperion as it fled to its next brief respite. Anger burned, cold and seething, in Valerian’s gut. He punched a button. ” “I did, and I’m right sorry about it,” came Raynor’s voice. It was laced with genuine sympathy. ” “I agree, but I know that Swann and his team are working as fast as they possibly can. Judging by the last time, we’ve got about fifteen minutes or less before your dad finds us again, assuming that Swann hasn’t gotten all the bugs yet.