Daedalus Mission
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(3.7 based on 17 ratings)
  • 1

    The Florians: Daedalus Mission, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 31 mins)
    • By Brian M. Stableford
    • Narrated By Jack Tracksler
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
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    Performance
    (10)
    Story
    (10)

    Like the original Star Trek series, the Daedalus is on a multi-year mission to visit remote planets and check on previous colonization attempts. But the intricate plots and scientific detail go far beyond anything in Star Trek. Each planet visited has a unique ecosystem and evolutionary history which Stableford (a biologist himself) brings vividly to life. Alternate evolutionary paths provide fascinating turning-points for plots, and the problems encountered by the Daedalus's crew make exciting stories.

    Mark says: "Not a bad book; narration could be better"
    Not a bad book; narration could be better

    Overall, the story was quite good, and the conclusion of the novel proved to be rather unexpected. . The basic conflict is predictable, but I really l..Show More »

    Reviewed on May 16 2012 by Mark (United States)
  • 2

    Critical Threshold: The Daedalus Mission, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 4 mins)
    • By Brian M. Stableford
    • Narrated By Jack Tracksler
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (4)
    Performance
    (3)
    Story
    (3)

    The planet called Dendra seemed too good to be true: one vast forest world, marvelous climate, few dangerous beasts, a balanced hospitable ecology -- all should have speed out a good place for a human colony.

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