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Aldiss's "The Difficulties Involved in Photographing Nix Olympica" tells the story of two servicemen who set out to photograph Olympus Mons, the tallest volcano in the solar system, before it is tainted by humans. The experience is quite different for each man, demonstrating how individuals see things differently.
First published in Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, May 1986. Reprinted in Isaac Asimov's Mars.
Original title: The Difficulties Involved in Photographing Nix Olympica
Genre: Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Planets & Societies→ Within The Solar System
This work is a subwork of the following works :
Isaac Asimov's Mars (1991) [Anthology]
Authors: Brian W. Aldiss
, George Alec Effinger
, Kim Stanley Robinson
, Gregory Benford
, Lawrence Watt-Evans
, Ian McDonald
, Allen M. Steele
, Eric Vinicoff
, Robert Frazier