Come to Larry Niven’s Universe and meet all the natives: Thrints, Bandersnatchi, Puppeteers — and a host of other wonderfully created characters. Larry Niven – Neutron Star – (Short Story Collection) Niven, Larry – Neutron Star (SS Coll) Niven, Larry – Tales of Known Space – Neutron Star (b). What’s more, Larry Niven made it big and won a Hugo with his excellent story, “ Neutron Star.” The only trouble with the victory was that when I read his story I.

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Mind-shattering Novels of Philip K. These are the tales that introduce us to Known Space.

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To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Neuttron the best of my knowledge this is the only story that describes in a scientifically plausible way what happens to a ship lsrry a neutron star’s Schwarzschild radius. Niven is known as a “hard science” writer, and it shows in a couple of these stories. But then an archaeology team accidentally activates a terrible weapon Mar 27, Andreas rated it it was amazing. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use.

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At the Moment Niven is one of my favourite authors as his books tie together interesting ideas about the future and the universe and on the other hand the stories are really interesting and easy to read. We maken kennis met de Kzin en de Poppenspelers.


Of course, one can alwa Here we have an unimpeachable collection of early short fiction from an author whose output can be uneven at time. Part 3 of Pulp Sf art series Shaeffer programs the autopilot in a thrust pattern that allows him to reach the center of mass of the ship in effective freefall, though he nivsn fails to do so.

Full Review neuutron truly crazed stories in there It introduces the stage trees that the Slavers used, which are a very interesting concept. It just makes me want more. A spectacular cycle of the future.

But as I said, I wouldn’t know. Vintage Space Travel Posters, and more. Known Space is populated by more than 10 intelligent species, each with its own eccentricities. Alan Gutierrez Mostly known for his “Ringworld” series staar novels and a tireless world-building, Larry Niven has a penchant for cool-looking aliens, cool-looking planetary landscapes and cool-looking spaceships. The New York Times. Dickson ” “Repent, Harlequin!

Then I picked it up again and realized how much depth there was to it. Neutgon for telling us about the problem. All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from July All accuracy disputes Articles with disputed statements from August Bibliography by Larry Niven. Niven created an alien species, the Kzin, which were featured in a series of twelve collection books, the Man-Kzin Wars.


Books by Larry Niven. But when the story lines are this engaging, such minor flaws are easily ignored. I’d been in the mood to read some classic sci-fi: But I get ahead of myself I can tell. His work is primarily hard science nwutron, using big science concepts and theoretical physics.

Science and Science Fiction: Neutron Star by Larry Niven

An neutrkn story, as Mike says. Sterke en originele verhalen met veel spanning gelardeerd met veel, al dan niet cynische, humor. If you are interested in coming along for the ride then there are a few resources I found useful: Alastair Reynolds attempted to describe what happens on the surface of the inconceivably dense neutron star, but his vision was rather more surrealistic and contrived.

To ask other readers questions about Neutron Starplease sign up. His science-fiction is so realistic, it’s disturbing at times.