Space Exploration and Planet Colonization
The best science fiction books that describe the future of space exploration and planet colonization
1 Rendezvous with Rama (Rama,...
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2 Speaker for the Dead (The E...
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3 2001: A Space Odyssey (Spac...
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4 The Martian Chronicles
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5 Ringworld (Ringworld, #1)
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6 Green Mars (Mars Trilogy, #2)
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6 Red Mars (Mars Trilogy, #1)
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8 Blue Mars (Mars Trilogy, #3)
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9 Rama II (Rama, #2)
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10 Revelation Space (Revelatio...
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11 Dune (Dune Chronicles, #1)
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12 The Dispossessed (Hainish C...
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13 The Earth Gate
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13 The History of American Avi...
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15 The Martian Race
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15 Alien Stars
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17 Chanur's Endgame (Compact S...
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17 The Martian
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19 Red Thunder (Thunder and Li...
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19 Regenesis (Unionside, #3)
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21 Marsbound
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21 Angel with the Sword (Merov...
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23 Tripoint (Company Wars, #6)
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24 Serpent's Reach
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25 Finity's End (Company Wars,...
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26 Shon'jir (The Faded Sun, #2)
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27 Hellburner (Company Wars, #5)
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28 Heavy Time (Company Wars, #4)
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29 Cuckoo's Egg (Age of Explor...
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30 Rimrunners (Company Wars, #3)
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31 The Faded Sun: Kesrith
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32 Forty Thousand in Gehenna (...
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33 Chanur's Legacy (Compact Sp...
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34 The Kif Strike Back (Compac...
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35 Merchanter's Luck (Company ...
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36 Chanur's Venture (Compact S...
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37 Chanur's Homecoming (Compac...
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38 The Pride of Chanur (Compac...
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39 Foreigner (Foreigner, #1)
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40 Cyteen (Cyteen #1-3)
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41 Downbelow Station (Company ...
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42 Not for Glory (Metsada Merc...
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43 Hero (Metsada Mercenary Cor...
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44 Star Wars Trilogy
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45 The Engines of God (The Aca...
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46 The Praxis (Dread Empire's ...
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47 Kutath (The Faded Sun, #3)
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48 The Ringworld Engineers (Ri...
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49 The Word for World is Fores...
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50 Starship Troopers
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51 The Uplift War (The Uplift ...
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52 Startide Rising (The Uplift...
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53 Ethan of Athos (Vorkosigan ...
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54 Falling Free (Vorkosigan Sa...
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55 Cetaganda (Vorkosigan Saga,...
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56 Shards of Honour  (Vorkosig...
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57 Mirror Dance (Vorkosigan Sa...
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58 The Vor Game (Vorkosigan Sa...
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59 The Warrior's Apprentice (V...
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60 Barrayar (Vorkosigan Saga, #7)
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61 Iron Sunrise (Eschaton, #2)
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62 Singularity Sky (Eschaton, #1)
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63 Voyager in Night (Age of Ex...
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64 Hunter of Worlds (Hanan Reb...
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65 Cloud's Rider (Finisterre, ...
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66 Dune Messiah (Dune Chronicl...
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67 Children of Dune (Dune Chro...
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