The Orion Protocol

The Orion Protocol

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1958: The Eisenhower-commissioned Brookings Reportrecommends that any future discovery of extraterrestrialintelligence be kept secret from the public.

1968: Congress grants NASA the power to indefinitely"quarantine" anyone exposed to alien life or artifacts.

1993: Just 48 hours from the Red Planet, NASA's Mars Observer probe inexplicably disappears and is declared "lost."

NOW: A mysterious whistle-blower inside NASA sends science journalist Angela Browning a classified photo revealing extraterrestrial ruins on Mars. With the help of Jake Deaver, the maverick commander of the last Apollo mission to the moon, Angela's prepared to pursue the truth into the darkest corners of Washington politics. But what's waiting for them in the shadows of a revolutionary space-based missile defense shield program is a conspiracy beyond their imagining -- forcing them both toward the terrifying decision that could end their lives ... and alter our world forever.

Publisher: New York : Morrow, c2003
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780380799206
0380799200
9780380976706
0380976706
Branch Call Number: SCIENCE FICTION Tigerman
Characteristics: 322 p. ; 24 cm

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lefty
Jun 03, 2013

Great conspiracy read even if it is technically lacking.

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logicpath
Nov 26, 2011

Quite a few technical goofs (like Antarctic winter in January), but interesting read otherwise.

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