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by spud42
Wed Feb 19, 2020 12:29 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
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Views: 666374

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

ill take those. 2 down 3 to go..

seeing as you have pick one from THHGTTG i thought the most obvious one was the Bable fish... best universal translater ever ...
by spud42
Tue Feb 18, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
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Views: 666374

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

forgive me for not making it clear what i was after. an animal that give a product that is used. not a terrestial animal transported to another planet. not an animal that is eaten for itself. I.E. Spice is the product of the Worms from Dune, they are not consumed for their meat. as a hint for one an...
by spud42
Mon Feb 17, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
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Views: 666374

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

give me 5 animals like the worms in Dune that spice is harvested from. obviously normal rules. you cant use dune...
5 different authors... yada yada yada...
by spud42
Sat Feb 15, 2020 3:01 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5258
Views: 666374

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

looks like i might have been gazumped but .... Robert Silverberg. Revolt on Alpha C 1955 his first book. "The story takes place in the year 2363. The protagonist is Cadet Larry Stark, a 20-year-old, fresh graduate of the Space Patrol Academy who comes from a long line of Space Patrol commanders. As ...
by spud42
Fri Feb 14, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5258
Views: 666374

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

not sure what the rules are for this game... but i can get to the destination in 1 book from earth....
are we trying to make as many hops as poessible?
by spud42
Tue Feb 11, 2020 12:25 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5258
Views: 666374

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

ok, almost snookered myself on this one.. because i prefer to use only books i have read...
Lucky Starr and the rings of Saturn. I.Asimov.
in the Rolling Stones at the end of the book they vote to head to saturn to see the rings. at the end og Lucky Starr they are in the asteroid belt on Vesta.
by spud42
Sat Feb 08, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5258
Views: 666374

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

The Rolling Stones robert Heinlein leaves mars to head to saturn... ?
by spud42
Sun Jan 19, 2020 5:46 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5258
Views: 666374

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

Voidhawks/Blackhawks? Cody, i had to look that up and will say it qualifies. was b bit unsure but i read a page where it said it had a crew so it's in. Cadeuceus, I also had to check this out. Originally i thought it was just a self healing hull material. But having read the authors wiki and several...
by spud42
Sat Jan 18, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5258
Views: 666374

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

Lexx and Moya were the two i immediately thought of.
McCaffery's Brain ships qualify as bio mechanical...

3 down 2 to go...
by spud42
Fri Jan 17, 2020 4:04 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5258
Views: 666374

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

right... ok...ummm...

name 5 bio or bio/mechanoid starships used by humans/aliens. it must be controlled travel. .. usual rules. 1 universe, 1 author per answer....
by spud42
Thu Jan 16, 2020 7:14 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5258
Views: 666374

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

The Amtrak Wars, patrick Tilley
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Amtrak_Wars
by spud42
Mon Jan 13, 2020 7:18 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5258
Views: 666374

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

nah, the interstellar bit stumps me. i remember a few references to sails but all turned out to be within the solar system....
by spud42
Mon Jan 13, 2020 7:15 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Quote of the week!
Replies: 629
Views: 227156

Re: Quote of the week!

oi! watch it mate... depends on which royal i suppose..... lol
You can keep Andrew we dont want him... or his brother , no his other brother Edwards all right... lol
by spud42
Fri Jan 10, 2020 1:16 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5258
Views: 666374

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

Disembodied wrote:
Wed Jan 08, 2020 9:48 am
spud42 wrote:
Wed Jan 08, 2020 8:29 am
first is obviously the Vogons destroying our sun for a hyperspatial bypass.......
The Vogons only destroyed the Earth, I think … as far as I remember they left the sun alone.
what a brain fart that was! teaches me to post so late at night.. lol
by spud42
Wed Jan 08, 2020 8:29 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5258
Views: 666374

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

first is obviously the Vogons destroying our sun for a hyperspatial bypass.......