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Re: Science Fiction Trivia

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ooh, he was a mathematicus, who made psycho-history, thus enabling some way to rouglylook into the future by calculating what people would do (except for one guy, the mule, who was unpredictable)

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we have a winner!!! your turn Sir.....
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Dang... errrr

it's an asteroid floating though interstellar space. it's sentient.

It wanders into our neck of the woods and it meets a scoundrel (actually two)

title of the novel

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Rogue in Space

the wiki quotes bad reviews...
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give that man a fresh coconutfish! :lol:

story was indeed subpar

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mmmm coconut crumbed friedfish..... different.

ok you next category for 20 points... ( starting with easy ones)

who is Sparhawk? author,series required. bonus points for stating his greeting to new people he meets.
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David Eddings, The Elenium. Can't remember his greeting though. Excellent series.
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no problem Neighbour.

the coconut fish is yours..........
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What diminutive species evolved on the surface of a neutron star?
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Air pigs (in Stephen Baxter's Flux).

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Cheela?

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Arthur: OK. Leave this to me. I'm British. I know how to queue.
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Cody wrote:Cheela?
Yep.
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True enough - iirc the air pigs and other native fauna in Flux live inside a neutron star, not on its surface!

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Where's me coconut?

Staying with neutron stars: who flew a ship named Skydiver on a mission to one?

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