By Geoff O'Callaghan
The Earth has collapsed economically and Socially. international Warming is rampant. After the interval of Chaos, survivors re-grouped, many residing in excessive structures above the ocean waters that flooded the land. It was once a time of plagues, similar to the lethal exo-virus. Warlords govern the realm, and the breakdown of civil society is rampant. there has been a small oasis of civilisation within the North of the kingdom - a spot that used to be used as a rocket variety. They referred to as it "Omega" base. it's a haven for refugees, and hundreds of thousands of orphans, being cared for by means of the U.N. in an important army orphanage. Scientists and engineers are desperately attempting to re-build an historical house trip in order that it may possibly bring a nuclear strike on an asteroid threatening to finish all lifestyles in the world. there's a hearsay, an outdated tale, thousand years in the past, the govt outfitted a type of repository in a deep mine - to shop the heritage of Earth in a posh known as "The Museum of the twentieth Century". while chaos moves Omega Base, and it descends into anarchy and civil warfare, Danny and Mike, orphans, locate themselves exiled to stay with the Outsiders within the deep arid wasteland. they're deserted on an incredible salt lake, and trek northwards within the useless wish that in some way they are going to be rescued via anyone. They cave in of warmth exhaustion and notice blurry photos of odd alien beings. Are they being tested by way of extraterrestrial beings in sky blue caps?
About the Author
Geoff used to be born in Jersey, then below German career, in the course of global conflict II. quickly after the conflict, his relatives moved to Brisbane, Australia. He was once informed in any respect Souls’ institution, Charters Towers – a slightly conventional boarding institution after the English type. What wisdom one didn’t study during the ears used to be good and actually belted in in the course of the rear finish, whole with blood blisters. His first touch with the cane was once for no longer working round a activities oval speedy adequate. He now prides himself on an entire disinterest on activities and is familiar with not anything approximately cricket. This resulted in his artistic and creative facets constructing. He had a manner with phrases, and used to be a talented debater.
After secondary institution, he took to instructing, graduated, after which bought a put up Graduate degree in Aboriginal schooling. For the following thirty years, he lived with distant aborigines within the nice Western barren region, to start with as a major university instructor, and later as a college valuable and Administrator. in this time, he took up writing, more often than not brief tales and picture scripts. It was once that will whereas away lonely hours within the barren region evenings.
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