It's moving day for the Robinson party when Nerim the space miner cracks the planet's core while blasting for cosmonium, quintessence of the living force that's far more precious than diamonds. Despite Nerim's assurances to the contrary, the planet is doomed, forcing him to gamble his precious cosmonium with covetous Dr. Smith for a working thruster control to get off before it explodes. Written by
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It logically follows that Mr. Nerim's actions must cause the genocide of the society from Lost in Space: The Lost Civilization
including Will's friend the little Princess. Yet none of the Jupiter 2 crew mention or seem the least bit disturbed by this horrifying fact. See more
[appraising Nerim's cosmonium
It looks like you've got little bits of sun there, Mr. Nerim.
Dr. Zachary Smith
Don't be ridiculous, Will. What possible use could there be for "little bits of sun?"
Well, the boy's smarter than YOU are, Zack boy. "Bits of sun" is just about what this is - quintescence of the living force that thaws the ice and melts the snow and puts living breath in everything that grows. That's a sight more precious than diamonds, ain't it, Zach boy?