Garbage.  That was all that was left now.  We’d picked over the scraps, sent anything of any useable size back to HQ for analysis, cleared the site, written the interim reports. But there had been very little to retrieve. Disintegrating alien craft tend to be fairly destructive and this was not just one exploding UFO.  There were several of them. It was a miracle that any buildings had survived, that anything, indeed anyone, had survived. Continue reading