The Andromeda Strain (Andromeda, #1) by Michael CrichtonThe United States government is given a warning by the pre-eminent biophysicists in the country: current sterilization procedures applied to returning space probes may be inadequate to guarantee uncontaminated re-entry to the atmosphere. Two years later, seventeen satellites are sent into the outer fringes of space to collect organisms and dust for study. One of them falls to earth, landing in a desolate area of Arizona. Twelve miles from the landing site, in the town of Piedmont, a shocking discovery is made: the streets are littered with the dead bodies of the towns inhabitants, as if they dropped dead in their tracks.
The Andromeda Strain
Sign in. Get a quick look at the the week's trailers, including Villains , Countdown , Like a Boss , and more. Watch now. Title: The Andromeda Strain A crack team of top scientists work feverishly in a secret, state-of-the-art laboratory to discover what has killed the citizens of a small town and learn how this deadly contagion can be stopped. In a future where all flora is extinct on Earth, an astronaut is given orders to destroy the last of Earth's botany, kept in a greenhouse aboard a spacecraft. Thinking this will prevent war, the US government gives an impenetrable supercomputer total control over launching nuclear missiles.
The Andromeda Strain is a American science fiction thriller film produced and directed by Robert Wise. Based on Michael Crichton's novel of the.
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