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"Nothing Happens On The Moon" (1939) [Short Story]
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Clow Hartigan spends day after lonely day on the moon. The boring old moon, with nothing going on... no excitement, no danger, and definitely no adventure. Being the only man at the moon's only emergency landing facility could drive a man stark-raving mad.

Then, as he's out on his daily stroll, a flash of light and a concussive, soundless thud announces the impact of a periodic meteor landing. Clow doesn't know it right away, but the moon just got more interesting.

Originally published in the February 1939 edition of Astounding.

Also appears in The Omnibus of Science Fiction and Science Fiction, Science Fact, and You.

Original title: "Nothing Happens On The Moon"
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionScience FictionAdventure

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Omnibus of Science Fiction, the (1952) [Anthology]
      Authors: Arthur C. Clarke , H. P. Lovecraft , Isaac Asimov , Ray Bradbury , Jack London , James Blish , L. Sprague de Camp , A.E. van Vogt , Jack Vance , Fletcher Pratt , Damon Knight , Murray Leinster , Richard Matheson , Eric Frank Russell , Theodore Sturgeon , John D. MacDonald , Lewis Padgett , Wyman Guin , Lester del Rey , Raymond F. Jones , Alan E. Nourse , Fredric Brown , A.J. Deutsch , Anthony Boucher , William Tenn , Paul Ernst , David H. Keller , Katherine MacLean , John Leimert , B.F. Ruby , Will H. Gray , David Grinnell , Mark Clifton , Ross Rocklynne , Ann Griffith , R.R. Winterbotham , Ralph Williams , Chester S. Geier , W. Hilton-Young , André Maurois , Ralph Robin , H.B. Fyfe , Robert Abernathy , Peter Phillips

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