“27 years after establishing a colony on a planet in orbit around Proxima Centauri, the colonists make a bizarre discovery, one which shakes the very foundations of the human race. Chris Sergov coordinates the investigation to establish if the discovery is genuine, but will the rest of the colonists believe the results?
Meanwhile back within our solar system, political changes are afoot that will end space exploration completely. A large mining community living on the moons of Jupiter has no intention of quietly returning to Earth and decides to break away from Earth control. A fast moving plot involving terrorism, military action, tricks, diversions, a coup and assassination ensues…”