Beyond the Darkside, 29-12


Evidence
Animation of the structure of a section of DNA. The bases lie horizontally between the two spiraling strands. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Aldric let the hot water pour over his body and wash away the murders’ evidence. It took some time to scrub the clotted blood and bone from his hair and then to make sure it went down the drain. All of it collected in a filter just below the surface of the shower. Two minutes after the water turned off, the radiation bombarded the filter and the contents were shunted through a pneumatic tube into the heart of a specially designed void chamber that would smash the filter’s contents into their separate atoms and scattered across the lunar surface. When his DNA controlled the energy that made the moon habitable, Aldric took protecting that DNA very seriously.

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