Today on Quantum Vibe: Yellowstone Strip 947 - Click strip above to goto the next strip.
First Seen: Mon 2014-10-20
Story & Art: Scott Bieser - Colors: Zeke Bieser Sci-Fi Adventure Monday & Thursday.
A thousand years in the future, humanity has colonized worlds in nearly
100 galaxies, thanks to Quantum Vibremonic technologies developed five
centuries earlier. Other new technologies have created various
off-shoots of humanity and extended life expectancies five-fold. The
story begins with how a mad scientist and his plucky assistant, along
with their robot friend, brought humanity to the stars, and continues
with the adventures of some unique people in fantastic places.
BHP Forum No More [ May 1, 2021 ]
Well folks, it's been 14 years since we started the Big Head Press forum. And there's been a lot of great conversations held there. But, as they do, the times change, and most of the conversations regarding Quantum Vibe and other Big Head Press thoughtful stories have moved on to social media sites like Facebook and Mewe, as well as to the Disqus section on the Quantum Vibe website. With so few participating in the online forum anymore, we decided it was time to retire the forum.
We truly appreciate all the fan support we received there over the years, and hope those stalwart few who continued using the Big Head Press forum will join the rest of us on the other platforms.
Johanna continues her testimony, as Antigone looks on and Seamus seems lost in his own thoughts.
Johanna: With the destruction of so many financial centers, Terra's economy was thrown into chaos.
Johanna: The surviving national governments were on high alert, anxious that more bombs would drop – but they didn't expect what happened next.
View of Wyoming from very high in the sky: Yellowstone is exploding.
Caption: 'The supervolcano underneath Yellowstone in North America, which had been quiet for more than 600,000 years, exploded with the force of 100 nuclear bombs.
Caption: 'More than 2500 cubic kilometers of material erupted into the atmosphere, much of it burying the middle third of North America in poisonous ash.
Someone in a parka stands in a snowy field, with a small town in the background, looking up at a dark grey sky.
Caption: 'The rest circulated in the upper atmosphere of the Northern Hemisphere for nearly two decades, plunging the northern lands into a new mini-Ice Age.
Caption: 'Food production plummeted, refugees poured southward, triggering wars and the near-total collapse of civilized life.
In the hearing room, Johanna, Antigone, Seamus face-palming, and Murphy angrily rising to her feet.
Johanna: The total death-count of Farnsworth's actions is conservatively estimated at slightly more than 1 billion …
Antigone: I was about to say ...