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[16] “Bloodchild” (1984) by Octavia E. Butler
[14] “Day Million” (1966) by Frederik Pohl (read by Fred Pohl)
[14] “The Game of Rat and Dragon” (1955) by Cordwainer Smith
[14] “The Star” (1955) by Arthur C. Clarke
[14] “When It Changed” (1972) by Joanna Russ
[13] “Blood Music” (1983) by Greg Bear
[13] “Fondly Fahrenheit” (1954) by Alfred Bester
[13] “Light of Other Days” (1966) by Bob Shaw
[13] “A Martian Odyssey” (1934) by Stanley G. Weinbaum
[13] “Nightfall” (1941) by Isaac Asimov
[13] ““Repent, Harlequin!” Said the Ticktockman” (1965) by Harlan Ellison
[12] “Bears Discover Fire” (1990) by Terry Bisson
[12] “Flowers for Algernon” (1959) by Daniel Keyes
[12] “The Nine Billion Names of God” (1953) by Arthur C. Clarke
[12] “The Persistence of Vision” (1978) by John Varley
[12] “Rachel in Love” (1987) by Pat Murphy
[12] “Story of Your Life” (1998) by Ted Chiang
[11] “All You Zombies—” (1959) by Robert A. Heinlein
[11] “Arena” (1944) by Fredric Brown
[11] “The Cold Equations” (1954) by Tom Godwin
[11] “The Country of the Kind” (1956) by Damon Knight
[11] “Sandkings” (1979) by George R. R. Martin
[11] “That Only a Mother” (1948) by Judith Merril
[11] “The Ugly Chickens” (1980) by Howard Waldrop
[11] “Who Goes There?” (1938) by John W. Campbell, Jr.
[10] “Aye, and Gomorrah …” (1967) by Samuel R. Delany
[10] “Burning Chrome” (1982) by William Gibson
[10] “Coming Attraction” (1950) by Fritz Leiber
[10] “Desertion” (1944) by Clifford D. Simak
[10] “I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream” (1967) by Harlan Ellison
[10] “Mimsy Were the Borogoves” (1943) by Henry Kuttner & C. L. Moore
[10] “Nine Lives” (1969) by Ursula K. Le Guin
[10] “Or All the Seas with Oysters” (1958) by Avram Davidson
[10] “Sailing to Byzantium” (1985) by Robert Silverberg
[10] “The Screwfly Solution” (1977) by James Tiptree, Jr.
[10] “The Sentinel” (1951) by Arthur C. Clarke
[10] “Swarm” (1982) by Bruce Sterling
[10] “Vintage Season” (1946) by Henry Kuttner & C. L. Moore
[ 9] “The Bicentennial Man” (1976) by Isaac Asimov
[ 9] “Born with the Dead” (1974) by Robert Silverberg
[ 9] “Buffalo Gals, Won’t You Come Out Tonight” (1987) by Ursula K. Le Guin
[ 9] “First Contact” (1945) by Murray Leinster
[ 9] “The Girl Who Was Plugged In” (1973) by James Tiptree, Jr.
[ 9] “Houston, Houston, Do You Read?” (1976) by James Tiptree, Jr.
[ 9] “Jeffty Is Five” (1977) by Harlan Ellison
[ 9] “The Little Black Bag” (1950) by C. M. Kornbluth
[ 9] “The Moon Moth” (1961) by Jack Vance
[ 9] “Passengers” (1968) by Robert Silverberg
[ 9] “Press ENTER ■” (1984) by John Varley
[ 9] “The Queen of Air and Darkness” (1971) by Poul Anderson
[ 9] “R & R” (1986) by Lucius Shepard
[ 9] “A Rose for Ecclesiastes” (1963) by Roger Zelazny
[ 9] “Scanners Live in Vain” (1950) by Cordwainer Smith
[ 9] “Souls” (1982) by Joanna Russ
[ 9] “Surface Tension” (1952) by James Blish
[ 9] “Think Like a Dinosaur” (1995) by James Patrick Kelly
[ 9] “Vaster Than Empires and More Slow” (1971) by Ursula K. Le Guin
[ 9] “We Can Remember It for You Wholesale” (1966) by Philip K. Dick
[ 9] “The Women Men Don’t See” (1973) by James Tiptree, Jr.
[ 8] “Black Destroyer” (1939) by A. E. van Vogt (first story in the collection)
[ 8] “By His Bootstraps” (1941) by Robert A. Heinlein
[ 8] “The Death of Doctor Island” (1973) by Gene Wolfe
[ 8] “The Fifth Head of Cerberus” (1972) by Gene Wolfe
[ 8] “Fire Watch” (1982) by Connie Willis
[ 8] “For a Breath I Tarry” (1966) by Roger Zelazny
[ 8] “Great Work of Time” (1989) by John Crowley
[ 8] “Hardfought” (1983) by Greg Bear
[ 8] “Harrison Bergeron” (1961) by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
[ 8] “Hell Is the Absence of God” (2001) by Ted Chiang
[ 8] “The Last of the Winnebagos” (1988) by Connie Willis
[ 8] “The Last Question” (1956) by Isaac Asimov
[ 8] “The Lucky Strike” (1984) by Kim Stanley Robinson
[ 8] “A Meeting with Medusa” (1971) by Arthur C. Clarke
[ 8] “The Merchant and the Alchemist’s Gate” (2007) by Ted Chiang
[ 8] “Microcosmic God” (1941) by Theodore Sturgeon
[ 8] “The Mountains of Mourning” (1989) by Lois McMaster Bujold
[ 8] “Of Mist, and Grass, and Sand” (1973) by Vonda N. McIntyre
[ 8] “Seven American Nights” (1978) by Gene Wolfe
[ 8] “A Song for Lya” (1974) by George R. R. Martin
[ 8] “The Star Pit” (1967) by Samuel R. Delany
[ 8] “There Will Come Soft Rains” (1950) by Ray Bradbury (read by Lenard Nimoy)
[ 8] “Thunder and Roses” (1947) by Theodore Sturgeon
[ 8] “The Weapon Shop” (1942) by A. E. van Vogt
[ 8] “Weyr Search” (1967) by Anne McCaffrey
[ 7] “Air Raid” (1977) by John Varley
[ 7] “And I Awoke and Found Me Here on the Cold Hill’s Side” (1972) by James Tiptree, Jr.
[ 7] “At the Rialto” (1989) by Connie Willis
[ 7] “Beggars in Spain” (1991) by Nancy Kress
[ 7] “The Big Front Yard” (1958) by Clifford D. Simak
[ 7] “Born of Man and Woman” (1950) by Richard Matheson
[ 7] “A Boy and His Dog” (1969) by Harlan Ellison
[ 7] “Call Me Joe” (1957) by Poul Anderson
[ 7] “The Deathbird” (1973) by Harlan Ellison
[ 7] “The Dog Said Bow-Wow” (2001) by Michael Swanwick
[ 7] “Driftglass” (1967) by Samuel R. Delany
[ 7] “E for Effort” (1947) by T. L. Sherred
[ 7] “Enemy Mine” (1979) by Barry B. Longyear
[ 7] “Even the Queen” (1992) by Connie Willis
[ 7] “Forever Yours, Anna” (1987) by Kate Wilhelm
[ 7] “Inconstant Moon” (1971) by Larry Niven
[ 7] “The Island” (2009) by Peter Watts
[ 7] “The Liberation of Earth” (1953) by William Tenn
[ 7] “Lobsters” (2001) by Charles Stross
[ 7] “The Man Who Bridged the Mist” (2011) by Kij Johnson
[ 7] “The Man Who Lost the Sea” (1959) by Theodore Sturgeon
[ 7] “The Marching Morons” (1951) by C. M. Kornbluth
[ 7] “Mars Is Heaven!” (1948) by Ray Bradbury
[ 7] “The Martian Way” (1952) by Isaac Asimov
[ 7] “The Men Who Murdered Mohammed” (1958) by Alfred Bester
[ 7] “Neutron Star” (1966) by Larry Niven
[ 7] “No Woman Born” (1944) by C. L. Moore
[ 7] “Nobody Bothers Gus” (1955) by Algis Budrys
[ 7] “The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas” (1973) by Ursula K. Le Guin
[ 7] “Pretty Boy Crossover” (1986) by Pat Cadigan
[ 7] “Rappaccini’s Daughter” (1844) by Nathaniel Hawthorne
[ 7] “Reason” (1941) by Isaac Asimov
[ 7] “Requiem” (1940) by Robert A. Heinlein
[ 7] “Robbie” (1940) by Isaac Asimov
[ 7] “Second Variety” (1953) by Philip K. Dick
[ 7] “Seven Views of Olduvai Gorge” (1994) by Mike Resnick
[ 7] “The Ship Who Sang” (1961) by Anne McCaffrey
[ 7] “Snow” (1985) by John Crowley
[ 7] “Speech Sounds” (1983) by Octavia E. Butler
[ 7] “The Star” (1897) by H. G. Wells
[ 7] “The Terminal Beach” (1964) by J. G. Ballard
[ 7] “The Things” (2010) by Peter Watts
[ 7] “Time Considered as a Helix of Semi-Precious Stones” (1968) by Samuel R. Delany
[ 7] “Undone” (2001) by James Patrick Kelly
[ 7] “The Voices of Time” (1960) by J. G. Ballard
[ 7] “The Way of Cross and Dragon” (1979) by George R. R. Martin
[ 7] “The Word for World Is Forest” (1972) by Ursula K. Le Guin
[ 6] “26 Monkeys, Also the Abyss” (2008) by Kij Johnson
[ 6] “Allamagoosa” (1955) by Eric Frank Russell
[ 6] “… And He Built a Crooked House” (1941) by Robert A. Heinlein
[ 6] “Angel” (1987) by Pat Cadigan
[ 6] “Baby Is Three” (1952) by Theodore Sturgeon
[ 6] “The Calorie Man” (2005) by Paolo Bacigalupi
[ 6] “Cassandra” (1978) by C. J. Cherryh
[ 6] “The Colour Out of Space” (1927) by H. P. Lovecraft
[ 6] “The Conquest of Gola” (1931) by Leslie F. Stone
[ 6] “The Cookie Monster” (2003) by Vernor Vinge
[ 6] “The Day Before the Revolution” (1974) by Ursula K. Le Guin
[ 6] “Dori Bangs” (1989) by Bruce Sterling
[ 6] “The Dragon Masters” (1962) by Jack Vance
[ 6] “The Empress of Mars” (2003) by Kage Baker
[ 6] “Ender’s Game” (1977) by Orson Scott Card
[ 6] “Exhalation” (2008) by Ted Chiang
[ 6] “Faith of Our Fathers” (1967) by Philip K. Dick
[ 6] “Forgiveness Day” (1994) by Ursula K. Le Guin
[ 6] “Goat Song” (1972) by Poul Anderson
[ 6] “The Gold at the Starbow’s End” (1972) by Frederik Pohl
[ 6] “The Green Hills of Earth” (1947) by Robert A. Heinlein
[ 6] “The Grotto of the Dancing Deer” (1980) by Clifford D. Simak
[ 6] “Hawksbill Station” (1967) by Robert Silverberg
[ 6] “The Heat Death of the Universe” (1967) by Pamela Zoline
[ 6] “The Hemingway Hoax” (1990) by Joe Haldeman
[ 6] “The Island of Doctor Death and Other Stories” (1970) by Gene Wolfe
[ 6] “It’s a Good Life” (1953) by Jerome Bixby
[ 6] “Kirinyaga” (1988) by Mike Resnick
[ 6] “The Last Castle” (1966) by Jack Vance
[ 6] “The Machine Stops” (1909) by E. M. Forster
[ 6] “Magic for Beginners” (2005) by Kelly Link
[ 6] “The Man Who Came Early” (1956) by Poul Anderson
[ 6] “The Man Who Sold the Moon” (1950) by Robert A. Heinlein
[ 6] “The Martian Obelisk” (2017) by Linda Nagata
[ 6] “Nerves” (1942) by Lester Del Rey
[ 6] “Nightwings” (1968) by Robert Silverberg
[ 6] “The Only Neat Thing to Do” (1985) by James Tiptree, Jr.
[ 6] “The Paper Menagerie” (2011) by Ken Liu
[ 6] “Particle Theory” (1977) by Edward Bryant
[ 6] “The People of Sand and Slag” (2004) by Paolo Bacigalupi
[ 6] “The Pusher” (1981) by John Varley
[ 6] “The Ray-Gun: A Love Story” (2008) by James Alan Gardner
[ 6] “Rescue Party” (1946) by Arthur C. Clarke
[ 6] “The Roads Must Roll” (1940) by Robert A. Heinlein
[ 6] “A Saucer of Loneliness” (1953) by Theodore Sturgeon
[ 6] “Schrödinger’s Kitten” (1988) by George Alec Effinger
[ 6] “A Series of Steaks” (2017) by Vina Jie-Min Prasad
[ 6] “Soldier, Ask Not” (1964) by Gordon R. Dickson
[ 6] “A Sound of Thunder” (1952) by Ray Bradbury
[ 6] “The Sultan of the Clouds” (2010) by Geoffrey A. Landis
[ 6] “Sundance” (1969) by Robert Silverberg
[ 6] “Things with Beards” (2016) by Sam J. Miller
[ 6] “Total Environment” (1968) by Brian W. Aldiss
[ 6] “True Names” (1981) by Vernor Vinge
[ 6] “The Tunnel Under the World” (1955) by Frederik Pohl
[ 6] “Twilight” (1934) by John W. Campbell, Jr.
[ 6] “With Folded Hands …” (1947) by Jack Williamson
[ 5] “24 Views of Mt. Fuji, by Hokusai” (1985) by Roger Zelazny
[ 5] “… And Then There Were None” (1951) by Eric Frank Russell
[ 5] “Baby, You Were Great” (1967) by Kate Wilhelm
[ 5] “A Bad Day for Sales” (1953) by Fritz Leiber
[ 5] “The Ballad of Lost C’Mell” (1962) by Cordwainer Smith
[ 5] “Behold the Man” (1966) by Michael Moorcock
[ 5] “Botanica Veneris: Thirteen Papercuts by Ida Countess Rathangan” (2015) by Ian McDonald
[ 5] “The Brave Little Toaster” (1980) by Thomas M. Disch
[ 5] “Breathmoss” (2002) by Ian R. MacLeod
[ 5] “Child of All Ages” (1975) by P. J. Plauger
[ 5] “Close Encounters” (2012) by Andy Duncan
[ 5] “The Dance of the Changer and the Three” (1968) by Terry Carr
[ 5] “Do Ya, Do Ya, Wanna Dance?” (1988) by Howard Waldrop
[ 5] “Doing Lennon” (1975) by Gregory Benford
[ 5] “The Doors of His Face, the Lamps of His Mouth” (1965) by Roger Zelazny
[ 5] “The Edge of the World” (1989) by Michael Swanwick
[ 5] “The Empire of Ice Cream” (2003) by Jeffrey Ford
[ 5] “Eros, Philia, Agape” (2009) by Rachel Swirsky
[ 5] “Farewell to the Master” (1940) by Harry Bates
[ 5] “The Father-Thing” (1954) by Philip K. Dick
[ 5] “The Gambler” (2008) by Paolo Bacigalupi
[ 5] “The Game of Smash and Recovery” (2015) by Kelly Link
[ 5] “Gonna Roll the Bones” (1967) by Fritz Leiber
[ 5] “Hatrack River” (1986) by Orson Scott Card
[ 5] “He Who Shapes” (1965) by Roger Zelazny
[ 5] “Hero” (1972) by Joe Haldeman
[ 5] “The Hole Man” (1974) by Larry Niven
[ 5] “Home Is the Hangman” (1975) by Roger Zelazny
[ 5] “The House Beyond Your Sky” (2006) by Benjamin Rosenbaum
[ 5] “In Hiding” (1948) by Wilmar H. Shiras
[ 5] “Itsy Bitsy Spider” (1997) by James Patrick Kelly
[ 5] “The Keys to December” (1966) by Roger Zelazny
[ 5] “Killdozer!” (1944) by Theodore Sturgeon
[ 5] “Kyrie” (1968) by Poul Anderson
[ 5] “The Lady Who Plucked Red Flowers Beneath the Queen’s Window” (2010) by Rachel Swirsky
[ 5] “Liar!” (1941) by Isaac Asimov
[ 5] “The Lincoln Train” (1995) by Maureen F. McHugh
[ 5] “Little Faces” (2005) by Vonda N. McIntyre
[ 5] “The Little Goddess” (2005) by Ian McDonald
[ 5] “Love Is the Plan the Plan Is Death” (1973) by James Tiptree, Jr.
[ 5] “macs” (1999) by Terry Bisson
[ 5] “Masks” (1968) by Damon Knight
[ 5] “The Million-Year Picnic” (1946) by Ray Bradbury
[ 5] “Mr. Boy” (1990) by James Patrick Kelly
[ 5] “Nightflyers” (1980) by George R. R. Martin
[ 5] “Nobody’s Home” (1972) by Joanna Russ
[ 5] “Options” (1979) by John Varley
[ 5] “Out of All Them Bright Stars” (1985) by Nancy Kress
[ 5] “A Pail of Air” (1951) by Fritz Leiber
[ 5] “Peaches for Mad Molly” (1988) by Steven Gould
[ 5] “The Pedestrian” (1951) by Ray Bradbury
[ 5] “The Pi Man” (1959) by Alfred Bester
[ 5] “A Planet Named Shayol” (1961) by Cordwainer Smith
[ 5] “Private Eye” (1949) by Henry Kuttner & C. L. Moore
[ 5] “The Proud Robot” (1943) by Henry Kuttner & C. L. Moore
[ 5] “Radiant Green Star” (2000) by Lucius Shepard
[ 5] “Robot Dreams” (1986) by Isaac Asimov
[ 5] “Salvador” (1984) by Lucius Shepard
[ 5] “The Saturn Game” (1981) by Poul Anderson
[ 5] “Seasons of Glass and Iron” (2016) by Amal El-Mohtar
[ 5] “The Secret Life of Bots” (2017) by Suzanne Palmer
[ 5] “Seventy-Two Letters” (2000) by Ted Chiang
[ 5] “Shambleau” (1933) by C. L. Moore (read by C. L. Moore)
[ 5] “Singing My Sister Down” (2004) by Margo Lanagan
[ 5] “Spar” (2009) by Kij Johnson
[ 5] “Stardance” (1977) by Spider Robinson & Jeanne Robinson
[ 5] “Stranger Station” (1956) by Damon Knight
[ 5] “Tangents” (1986) by Greg Bear
[ 5] “Tiny Tango” (1989) by Judith Moffett
[ 5] “Touring with the Alien” (2016) by Carolyn Ives Gilman
[ 5] “Tower of Babylon” (1990) by Ted Chiang
[ 5] “Trinity” (1984) by Nancy Kress
[ 5] “The Ugly Little Boy” (1958) by Isaac Asimov
[ 5] “Unaccompanied Sonata” (1979) by Orson Scott Card
[ 5] “Under the Moons of Venus” (2010) by Damien Broderick
[ 5] “Universe” (1941) by Robert A. Heinlein
[ 5] “View from a Height” (1978) by Joan D. Vinge
[ 5] “The Visitor from Taured” (2016) by Ian R. MacLeod
[ 5] “The Voluntary State” (2004) by Christopher Rowe
[ 5] “Wall, Stone, Craft” (1993) by Walter Jon Williams
[ 5] “What’s It Like Out There?” (1952) by Edmond Hamilton
[ 5] “When I Was Miss Dow” (1966) by Sonya Dorman
[ 5] “When We Went to See the End of the World” (1972) by Robert Silverberg
[ 5] “Who Can Replace a Man?” (1958) by Brian W. Aldiss
[ 5] “The Winter Market” (1985) by William Gibson
[ 5] “With Morning Comes Mistfall” (1973) by George R. R. Martin
[ 5] “Yellow Card Man” (2006) by Paolo Bacigalupi

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