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99942 Apophis

Morgan B. Blake

In the near future, humanity faces an unprecedented threat from space. "99942 Apophis" immerses you in a gripping journey as Dr. Emily Carter and her team at the Near-Earth Object Program grapple with the looming danger of asteroid 99942 Apophis. Named after the ancient Egyptian deity of chaos, Apophis embodies the fear of the unknown, lurking in the cosmos and challenging humanity's scientific and emotional resilience.

For three tense months, Apophis traveled unseen, hidden in the blinding glare of the Sun. During this period, its trajectory was calculated based on past observations, but direct visual confirmation was impossible. The scientific community held its breath, knowing that even the smallest deviation in its path could lead to unforeseen consequences.

As December approached, Apophis finally re-emerged from behind the Sun, and Emily and her team prepared for new observations with meticulous care. The asteroid had been a subject of intense scrutiny, with its potential threat hanging over humanity like the sword of Damocles. The team had checked its position countless times, always reaffirming that it would narrowly miss Earth in 2029. But now, they had to verify every detail once more.

Emily's calm leadership kept everyone focused amidst the tension. As the data started to stream in, the team pored over the images and measurements. Apophis appeared exactly where expected, a faint but distinct point of light against the vastness of space. The smallest error could lead to a vastly different outcome. The world was watching, even if they didn't yet know it.

"99942 Apophis" is a suspenseful tale of heroism, resilience, and the relentless pursuit of knowledge. This science-based real life thriller blends meticulous research with heart-pounding action. Join Dr. Emily Carter and her team as they navigate the treacherous path of science and politics to protect Earth from the unknown perils of space.

Book Details

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  • Publish Date: Jun 21st, 2024
  • Pages: 92
  • Language: English
  • Edition: undefined - undefined
  • Dimensions: 8.50in - 5.50in - 0.19in - 0.26lb
  • EAN: 9798227516312
  • Categories: Science Fiction - Space OperaDisaster