Extreme Distance Genome Exchange by Alan Detwiler
Approx. 127,170 words.
Published on January 13, 2012.
This is a science fiction story about the near future that presents a plausible scenario of what could happen in the reader's lifetime. In the coming decades circumstances make it necessary for people to rely on their ingenuity and resourcefulness. The future is uncertain. The main themes are science, self sufficiency, and maximizing resilience as the best strategies to deal with future unknowns.