Spring. The ice has melted. Four gold seekers are splitting up. They hope to find the legendary Valley of Gold on the far side of the ridge...
'149 West, 17 South', the last words of a dying man. October 2003, the diesel engine is bubbling. A small island at the horizon. Is it Bonobo, the last paradise? The sandy ground is crunching under the trunk of the yacht. A smell of beer and suntan...
Ganymede, Jupiter. Two astronauts -- Tom Tube and Drifting Dave -- are building a space station. The base and solar modules are finished, but the connecting tubes are missing. Tom and Dave take turns building new tubes. As quickly as possible, they...