By Arthur C. Clarke, Mike McQuay
One of the 35 e-book (digital-only) 2012 RosettaBooks releases comprising the entire Arthur C. Clarke Collection.
When he used to be seven years outdated, an incredible earthquake killed Lewis Crane's mom and dad. As an grownup, Crane has devoted his existence to conserving humanity from an analogous tragedy. He's a Nobel-winning earthquake scientist, and the founding father of the Foundation—an association that has perfected apparatus delicate sufficient to foretell an earthquake strike all the way down to the minute.
With unrelenting commitment to his reason, Crane's association explores the assumption of fusing the Earth's tectonic plates together—stopping all earthquakes ceaselessly by way of halting tectonic job. yet what influence will this have at the earth—and can it cease one other significant earthquake due within the United States?
In this ebook, Arthur C. Clarke applies an mind's eye large enough for deep house to the interior workings of our planet. It's a desirable exploration of the prospective way forward for earthquake prediction technology—and a compelling learn for technological know-how fiction enthusiasts.