Medusa (Kurt Austin, Bk 8)

By Clive Cussler, Paul Kemprecos

A plague that threatens to get rid of millions...

A ruthless cabal on a quest for domination...

Mysterious undersea occasions lead Kurt Austin and the NUMA staff to find a hideous sequence of clinical experiments, a very formidable chinese language legal association, and a mystery new virus that threatens to trigger a world-wide pandemic.

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The following MORNING, the NUMA send the direction Beebe’s excursion had taken, heading out to sea via fort Roads, passing among excessive, jagged cliffs and previous forts, previous Gurnet Rock and into the open sea. The gale had petered out, leaving an extended, heaving swell in its wake. Plowing via low mounding water, the send traveled for one more hour ahead of losing anchor. The diving bell were positioned via dozens of tank assessments, yet Zavala sought after an unmanned release sooner than the most dive. A crane lifted the sealed bathysphere over the water and allowed it to sink to the fifty-foot mark.

It’s too past due, Lois,” she acknowledged. “The epidemic will explode all through China inside twenty-four hours and unfold to the remainder of the area inside of days. there is not any time to provide the vaccine within the large amounts we'd like. ” Mitchell took the cooler again, set it at the deck, and driven the head again to show a rack with dozens of aluminum cylinders in it. She pulled one out and confirmed it to Lee. “You weren’t in at the final section of the research,” Mitchell acknowledged, “so you don’t know the way a ways we've long gone.

It’s attainable that the complete human race may well turn into contaminated. ” Lee felt emotionally tired through the results of her dry recitation and anticipated Austin to percentage her pessimism. yet, to her shock, he stated, “Thank you in your research, Dr. Lee, yet we can’t enable that ensue. ” “What do you suggest to do? ” “Once we discover the lab, we’ll ensure that the workers is secure. Then we’ll retrieve the examine and make allowance vaccine creation to maneuver forward. after which we’ll continue to sink the Triad. How’s that sound to you, Joe?

The guards are used to seeing me round the lab. ” Phelps glanced at his watch. “That must wait until eventually i am getting again. I’ve bought to get issues prepared for Chang’s arrival. Why don’t you get to grasp one another greater? ” “Ladies first,” Zavala acknowledged after Phelps had closed the door at the back of him. Mitchell gave Zavala a short review of her paintings with Dr. Kane and the medusa undertaking, going again to Bonefish Key. “You’re to be congratulated for the luck of the project,” he stated. “I by no means dreamed it can come to this,” she acknowledged.

Logan? ” He frowned. “That wasn’t within the plans, Dr. Mitchell. That used to be an coincidence, natural and easy. ” “An coincidence like hijacking the lab, i assume. ” “Guess you'll say that. glance, Dr. Mitchell, you could in contrast to me, most likely hate my guts, and that i don’t blame you, yet it’s right for you and your employees if we attempt to get alongside simply because we’re going to be operating jointly. ” “What do you suggest? ” “My bosses didn’t inform me precisely what you’re doing right here within the lab, yet I heard it’s bought whatever to do with jellyfish.

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