InfluxeBook - 2014
The New York Times bestselling author of Daemon and "heir to Michael Crichton" (Publishers Weekly) imagines a world in which decades of technological advancements have been suppressed—and are about to be unleashed— in a massive upheaval that could destroy the planet. Is Facebook really humankind's most significant technological advance since the moon landing? Or can something more sinister explain the lack of major breakthroughs over the last forty years? Particle physicist John Grady is ecstatic when his team finally achieves what it's been working toward for years: technology that makes antigravity possible. It is Nobel Prize–caliber work, the crowning achievement of a career. He expects celebration. Instead, his lab is locked down by a secret government group. According to the Bureau of Technology Control, his discovery imperils the very existence of the human race. Naturally, Grady asks why....
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