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Winchell Chung
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48 votes
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Short story: invention of a device to view the past

45 votes

Identifying a SF story about explorers on a strange planet travelling down a slowly steepening slope

39 votes
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Short story about man who finds vial containing “wick” which, when extended, absorbs all ambient sound. Disaster follows

38 votes

Story about muscle-powered wooden ships on remote ocean planet

32 votes
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1980s paperback about a man who traveled on a spaceship made of ice

31 votes
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Short story trilogy about a human whose parents were missionaries to a planet of cat people

29 votes

Movie ID: Spaceship launches fighter ships from "revolver"

26 votes
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Future wars novella with 'cling-mines'

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Story about encounter with hostile aliens

26 votes

A man in the desert is bitten by a skeletal animal, its skull gets stuck on his arm

25 votes
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Novel about future human civilization that periodically goes into hibernation?

24 votes

Short story about a female advertising executive tasked with increasing female military recruitment

23 votes

Can't remember name of Sci Fi first contact Novel, "solution to the Fermi paradox"

23 votes
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A short story telling about some adults receiving motherly care from a robot

23 votes
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1960s novel opens with astronaut waking from suspended animation to witness destruction of earth by tugging it into the sun

21 votes

An old short story: man goes into a fortune-teller's tent, glasses knocked off

20 votes
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Short story about entity that suppresses human intelligence on trip to Mars

19 votes
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People in hazmat suits get turned into faceless zombies with lighting/electricity appearing inside their helmets

19 votes
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1950's novel about FTL engine and the rare mineral that makes it possible

19 votes
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Far future SF novel with humans living in genetically engineered habitats in space

18 votes
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Short story about aliens trading for hydroponics

16 votes
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Book: Crash landed Colony ship, when night falls something makes colonists feral

16 votes
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Short story where both radiation and "demons" travel in straight lines so put bends in the entryway

16 votes
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Alien cow pie collectors -- name of story?

15 votes
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Factually-presented description of an interstellar colonization program

15 votes

Two Scenes From A Conan The Barbarian Story?

14 votes
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Book with Black Goopy Alien & Super Addictive Drug, Ends with Drug Helping Destroy Alien

14 votes

Anthology that contains illustrations for some Arthur C. Clarke short stories

14 votes
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searching story: men in 'tank' living in VR are waken up because of new Ice age coming

14 votes
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Old, vaugely Starship Troopers-like novel/novella with female, possibly gay, protagonist?