The Mission

I got a chance to write a science fiction story for the first time in my life as part of the first guest post that I have ever written.  Shruti of Hits and Misses, gave me this wonderful idea of writing a science fiction. I loooove science fictions and I love aliens more than even humans 😛 But still I never thought about writing one myself. Thanks to Shruti for giving me this idea and for believing in me  🙂
Denis knew that this mission was as important to him as it was to the entire nation or even the world. He had done a hard job of convincing his wife to let him go on this mission. This was the first time that man was to land on the satellite Io, of Jupiter. The mission that seemed impossible for these many years suddenly seemed possible thanks to some breakthroughs in science.

The recent volcanic eruptions had made sure that many humans died a painful death. “We humans have meddled so much with the environment, that such a thing was expected to happen. If we keep harming Earth, it is us who would get affected by it”, said Dr. Philip, on the Television. Dr. Philip was one of the greatest minds of this century, who had recently made some breakthroughs in science.

“Stop watching that crap”, Katie stormed into the room and switched off the TV.

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