Audible RSS Feeds - Science Fiction and Fantasy. Science Fiction and Fantasy Audio Programs. Science Fiction and Fantasy Audio Programs-This grand epic adventure from six-time Hugo Award - winning author Ben Bova tells the irresistible story of mans first mission to that great unconquered frontier, Mars. Technically plausible and compellingly human, Bovas story explores the political, scientific, and social repercussions of our greatest quest yet: the search for evidence of life beyond Earths boundaries.pHalf-Navajo geologist Jamie Waterman has been selected for the ground team of the first manned expedition to our mysterious neighbor planet. Joining an international team of astronauts and scientists, he endures the rigors of training, the dangers of traveling an incredible distance in space, the challenges of an alien landscape, and the personal and political conflicts that arise when the team must face the most shocking discovery of all.