By Arthur C. Clarke
Das rätselhafte Objekt, das die Astronomen auf den Namen Rama tauften, gab allen Rätsel auf. Es struggle noch weit entfernt, deutlich außerhalb der Jupiter-Umlaufbahn. Etwas, das auf eine solch große Entfernung auf dem Radar erschien, musste gigantisch groß sein. Während das Objekt durch das Sonnensystem raste, zeigte sich bald, dass es geformt struggle wie ein perfekter Zylinder. Offenbar stand die Menschheit im Begriff, ihren ersten Besucher von den Sternen zu empfangen ...
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