A strange series of solar flares proves fatal for inhabitants of the Earth, except for the fortunate few who are somehow immune from the effects. Animals go insane and human beings turn to white powder, leaving behind only empty clothing. A handful of survivors attempt to rebuild their lives on the de-populated Earth. Written by
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Did You Know?
In the letter left by Barbara, she says protection from the solar flares is inherited via a gene which is "probably recessive". For children to inherit a genetic attribute possessed by only one parent, it would have to be dominant, not recessive. See more
[thinking about having their car forcibly taken earlier by a man
I wish I'd had the rifle, he wouldn't have gotten the Blazer.
Why? Would you have shot him?
Has it come to that already, David?
Referenced in Night of the Comet