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by spud42
Tue Sep 22, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
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Views: 711810

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are you thinking about the DrWho episodes where the moon is an egg for some interstellar space dragon?
by spud42
Fri Sep 11, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5677
Views: 711810

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The Dancer form Atlantis, Poul Anderson
by spud42
Mon Sep 07, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5677
Views: 711810

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Robert Heinlien published under the name Lyle Monroe 1942. Pied Piper
by spud42
Fri Sep 04, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5677
Views: 711810

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thanks Ffutures, doesnt matter how you found.. ask a friend ask google... same thing.

and yes turns out its Destiny road. For some reason i thought it might have been Richard Cowper but no it is definitely Larry Niven.

your turn again ... once more through the 8.
by spud42
Wed Sep 02, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5677
Views: 711810

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

ok this should be a quick one for the genius ' in this forum im searching for a book i read many moons ago. i dont know the name or author. All i remember is children needing to eat something special/rare and probably expensive . the children who didnt eat were mentally disadvantaged and i think die...
by spud42
Tue Sep 01, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5677
Views: 711810

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

for your consideration.... Marion Zimmer Bradley The colours of Space. the main character Bart Steele breaks the law and goes into space as a Lhari to prove that humans dont die in hyperspace.
by spud42
Sun Aug 30, 2020 5:26 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5677
Views: 711810

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

harriman does eventually get to the moon as a very old man and dies there looking at the earth.
forget the title but he hires 2 carnival rocketmen to fix their rocket and fly him there.

EDIT: found it..Requium
by spud42
Wed Aug 26, 2020 1:15 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5677
Views: 711810

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

Harry Harrison A Transatlantic Tunnel,Hurrah! budget falls short, Her majesty's government coughs up 80% but they are still 8% of budget short.... well digging a tunnel from Lands End to the American colony cant be cheap... and yes it is still a colony. In this reality George Washington lost and was...
by spud42
Fri Aug 21, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5677
Views: 711810

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the Galaxy in a pendant on the cat from Men in Black..
by spud42
Sat Aug 08, 2020 6:19 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5677
Views: 711810

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

and that makes 5..
Commander_x takes the win with Maccas...lol
by spud42
Thu Aug 06, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5677
Views: 711810

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

ok something different but the same..... I cant remember the book but i do remember reading a book that used a current automotive brand in a sci fi future. bonus points if you find that story..lol so give me 5 well known international brands that were mentioned in scifi. please provide a link so i c...
by spud42
Wed Aug 05, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5677
Views: 711810

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

this might be a longshot but ... Dune

the hot dry weather on the planet iscentral to the story. The worms need dry sand to live in , they make the spice.. the Fremen and their stillsuits to survive in the hostile climate .

worth a shot.....
by spud42
Wed Jul 29, 2020 12:55 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5677
Views: 711810

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

Marvin the Martian, i seem to recall he had a small space ship....
by spud42
Mon Jul 27, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5677
Views: 711810

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

The Great Gazoo's space ship from ther flintstones......

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by spud42
Sun Jul 26, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5677
Views: 711810

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apologies for being away gentlemen. i think we should limit it to i answer per reply. So i am counting 2 or three answers on a post as one... otherwise it goes too fast someone could answer all 5 in 1 post and ruin the fun for the rest. so in my arbitrary and dictatorial way i as commander of the Sl...