Robert L. Forward

Book 2.0 of Cheela

Language: English

Publisher: iUniverse

Published: Jan 1, 1985

Words: 94199
Pages: 414


Starquake, the sequel to Dragons Egg, takes place on the surface of a neutron star. The gravity is 67 billion Earth gravities. The native cheela, the size of sesame seeds, live a million times faster than their human friends in orbit. After a starquake, the humans have only one day to save the remains of cheela civilization from extinction. **