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“Are we alone in the universe?”
That was the question that inspired me to be a scientist. I was always curious about the unknown depths of space, and wondered if there was more to it than just planets and stars. That’s why I enrolled in MIT and eventually joined the research group known as Black Mesa. They too wanted to stretch the possibilities of transporting men through time and space, for the ultimate answer to the ultimate question: “Are we alone?”
Well, several years and one hellish interplanetary war later, it’s safe to say that we have gotten our answer.
We were all such naive fools, to think that we could understand and control technology far ahead of its time. But lack of understanding always was the first step toward war, isn’t it? That, and a lust for control. Both sides of the battlefield sought control- there was us, the human race; and on the other side, The Combin