An unexplained natural phenomenon serves as a narrative force in Liu Cixin’s novel Ball Lightning, translated into English by Joel Martinsen.

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An unexplained natural phenomenon serves as a narrative force in Liu Cixin’s novel Ball Lightning, translated into English by Joel Martinsen.
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