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Writing Prompt: An uncomfortable silence

Author: Lionel Basson

14 June 2024 08:00

An shift-rotation mining team arrives on the asteroid Psyche, near the mining vessel Daphne. Daphne crew had been actively mining Psyche for 8 Months before communication with the crew ceased. Telemetry is still being received but the crew do not respond to or initiate communications. The shift-rotation crew was already en-route when communications ceased.

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