Jupiter: A Novel (The Grand Tour)

Jupiter: A Novel (The Grand Tour)

Ben Bova


Grant Archer in simple terms desired to research astrophysics. however the forces of the "New Morality," the coalition of censorious do-gooders who run 21st-century the US, produce other plans for him.

To his misery, supply is torn from his younger bride and despatched to a learn station in orbit round Jupiter, to undercover agent at the scientists who paintings there. Their paintings could lead on to the invention of upper lifestyles kinds within the Jovian system-with implications the hot Morality does not like at all.

What Grant's would-be controllers do not know is that his loyalty to technological know-how will be more than his hope for a quiet lifestyles. yet that loyalty could be verified in a project as harmful as any ever undertaken-a undertaking to the center reaches of Jupiter's never-ending surroundings, a spot the place hydrogen flows as a liquid, and cyclones better than planets rage for hundreds of years at a time.

What lurks there's greater than someone has counted on...and stranger than an individual may be able to have imagined.

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