Across the Universe (Across the Universe, Book 1) by Beth Revis

By Beth Revis

EISBN-13: 978-1-101-48608-5

A love out of time. A spaceship equipped of secrets and techniques and murder.

Seventeen-year-old Amy joins her mom and dad as frozen shipment aboard the immense spaceship Godspeed and expects to rouse on a brand new planet, 300 years sooner or later. by no means may perhaps she have identified that her frozen shut eye could come to an finish fifty years too quickly and that she will be thrust into the courageous new global of a spaceship that lives by means of its personal rules.

Amy quick realizes that her awakening used to be no mere desktop malfunction. a person - one of many few thousand population of the spaceship - attempted to kill her. And if Amy doesn't do whatever quickly, her mom and dad may be next.

Now Amy needs to race to unencumber Godspeed's hidden secrets and techniques. yet out of her record of homicide suspects, there's just one who issues: Elder, the longer term chief of the send and the affection she might by no means have noticeable coming.

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The Ops panel presents the Operations Manager with a continually updated list of current major shipboard activities. This list permits Ops to set priorities and allocate resources among current operations. This is especially critical in cases where two or more requests require the use of the same equipment, entail mutually exclusive mission profiles, or involve some unusual safety or tactical considerations. An example might be a situation where the Stellar Physics department is conducting an experiment using the lateral sensor array to study a nearby binary star.

There is a 12% Doppler loss in transmission rate across the boundary, but the resulting increase in processing speed from the FTL core elements more than compensates. SUBPROCESSORS A network of 380 quadritronic optical subprocessors is distributed throughout both ship's sections, augmenting the main cores. Within the habitable volume of the ship, most of these subprocessors are located near main corridor junctions for easy access.

Armory inventories, Security team personnel assignments, and detailed directives are but a few of the items handled with panel inputs. STARSHIP DEFENSE FUNCTIONS The very survival of the ship will often rest in the hands of Security Officer in the performance of operations in hazardous situations including close-in missions to energetic celestial objects, dealing with dangers posed by certain artificial constructs, and potential hostilities with Threat vessels. 0). Tactical coordinates with the Flight Control Officer and Flight Operations positions in all situations involving external hazards.

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