The Wind and the Rain by Robert Silverberg

"The Wind and the Rain"

by Robert Silverberg

Form: Short story

Year: 1973

ID: 1286

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In the distant future, after humankind has spread across the galaxy, a team of technicians returns to the homeworld. Their mission: Try to make the old place habitable enough that tourists can visit it. After all the pollution that was foisted on the planet, it's pretty much a lifeless wasteland. One of the team, however, finds a strange kind of artistic beauty in the vastness and single-mindedness of the destruction.

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