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A robot explorer on another world is forced to grapple with a life-or-death decision about is human and what is not...
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Published (first published June 19th 2011)
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Chad
Aug 20, 2016 Chad rated it liked it
A robot stranded on Io, Jupiter's moon, is bound by the laws of robotics. When a distress signal is received from humans in need, the robots goes to help, but he finds challenges the meaning of what it is to be human.

Overall a solid story, this short story was interesting and thoughtful, but could have explored the story a bit further.
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Solid short story, could have been a Twilight Zone episode.
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Born in the Caribbean, Tobias S. Buckell is a New York Times Bestselling author. His novels and over 50 short stories have been translated into 17 languages and he has been nominated for the Hugo, Nebula, Prometheus and John W. Campbell Award for Best New Science Fiction Author. He currently lives in Ohio.
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