[LMB] Beta Colony's lasting technology

Heather Harper harpingheather at gmail.com
Tue Sep 3 15:53:25 BST 2013


On Tue, Sep 3, 2013 at 7:44 AM, Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:

> Beta Colony was leading edge before the Quaddies, and kept that edge for
> centuries.    That duration is extraordinary, especially when there are
> lots of rich planets wanting that edge for themselves.   I wonder how they
> kept it.
>

Poaching scientists from the other planets and subtly seeding their
atmospheres with intelligence-contaminating chemicals?  ;)


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