Singularity Station - DAW Books #84 Author:Brian N. Ball Robotic minds made intersteller travel possible, but human minds still controlled the destination and purpose of such flight. Conflict develops only when a programmed brain cannot evalutate beyond what is visible and substantial, whereas the human mind is capable of infinite imagination - including that which is unreal. — Such was the problema a... more »t the singularity in space in whch the ALTAIR STAR and a hundred other vessels had come to grief. At that spot, natural laws seem subverted and some other universe's rules impinged.
For Buchanan, the station meant a chance to observe and maybe rescue his lost vessel. For the robotic navigators of oncoming spaceships, the meaning was different. And at Singularity Station, the only inevitable was conflict.« less