A newly terraformed world, ready to be opened up to colonists, is the subject of criticism from a bureaucrat. A cautionary tale by an elderly terraformer ensues – be careful for what you wish.
- Kristine Kathryn Rusch. Dunyon. (Asimovs, July 2011).
- Ken Liu. Altogether Elsewhere, Vast Herds of Reindeer. (Fantasy & Science Fiction, May/June 2011).