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View from LM Aquarius during Apollo 13's swing around the Moon on the way back to Earth; the crippled CM Odyssey is visible at the right.

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View from LM Aquarius during Apollo 13's swing around the Moon on the way back to Earth; the crippled CM Odyssey is visible at the right.

Cover by Rogers depicting Kimball Kinnison, the Captain Kirk/Luke Skywalker of Golden Age SF.

Cover by Rogers depicting Kimball Kinnison, the Captain Kirk/Luke Skywalker of Golden Age SF.

Farewell to the Master by Harry Bates

"Farewell to the Master" is a science fiction short story written by Harry Bates. It was first published in the October 1940 issue of Astounding Science Fiction. It provided the basis of the 1951 film The Day the Earth Stood Still and its 2008 remake. [x]