Wednesday June 29, 2016
Book 16: Big, Dumb Objects — Part IV


SORLIE: The Isthmus Team found a more detailed map.

Before Uli-Oa was smashed, it had a satellite: a control station about four hundred kilometers in diameter.

SORLIE: It might still be in that mess somewhere.

And it might have the answers we need.

How do you feel about the old "needle-in-a-haystack" problem?

GASCA: Not good, since there's only maybe a needle, and we don't have pitchforks, magnets, or matches.