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The Martian

by Andy Weir

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Stranded on Mars by a dust storm that compromised his space suit and forced his crew to leave him behind, astronaut Mark Watney struggles to survive in spite of minimal supplies and harsh environmental challenges.

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No Warp Drives, No Transporters: Science Fiction Authors Get Real
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Sandstorms, Explosions, Potatoes, Oh My: 'Martian' Takes Its Science Seriously
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