|Starquake (1985) [Novel]|
by Robert L. Forward
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Starquake, the sequel to Dragon's Egg, takes place on the surface of a neutron star. The gravity is 67 billion Earth gravities. The native "cheela," the size of sesame seeds, live a million times faster than their human friends in orbit. After a starquake, the humans have only one day to save the remains of cheela civilization from extinction.
Original title: Starquake
Genre: Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Hard Science→ Physics
Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Alien Beings→ Alien Societies