frank schätzing der schwarm

Worms eat away at a sea shelf triggering tsunamis that wipe out most coastal towns and cities in Scandinavia and Europe. As much a hate to make the comparison, it begs to be drawn: The Swarm is to nature and science what The Da Vinci Code was to religion and history and art. Er gilt als Visionär, dessen Szenarien oft nur einen Herzschlag von unserer täglichen Lebensrealität entfernt liegen. Doch, so groß wie es ist, erledigt Schatzing eine ausgezeichnete Arbeit alle Teile in die Luft zu halten. The Swarm was a number-one-bestseller for eight months in Germany and has been translated into 18 languages. Besonders der Umweltschutz und die Auswirkungen des Klimawandels haben es dem passionierten Taucher angetan. Try Google Play Audiobooks today! Despite its strengths it is held back by an unlikely premise and the author's inability to stop pontificating about international politics through his characters. Narrated by Frank Schätzing, Manfred Zapatka, Joachim Kerzel, and Ulrike C. Tscharre. At the same time Leon Anawak, a marine scientist who investigates the behavior of whales and works for a whale watching company, makes startling observations in the whales' behavior; and is called to investigate an incident where whales and sea-borne mussels seemed to have attacked and incapacitated a commercial freighter. The attacks do not cease, however. A catastrophy seems unavoidable. It was everything I wanted and more. Frank Schätzings Roman "Der Schwarm" ist über 1000 Seiten lang - kein Wunder, dass bisherige Versuche scheiterten, das Werk zu verfilmen. MC Europa - Kung Fu 2 Rache für Doc Sunshine Horst Frank / H.G. [ e.g. None of this seems to be connected. Der Schwarm von Frank Schätzing (2004) 10 CD/ von (20) CD/ NEUwertig. 2004 erhielt Frank Schätzing den Corine-Preis und 2005 den Deutschen Science-Fiction-Preis. I think they communicated with the dolphin somehow. November 2003 Mehr Kaufen Frank Schätzing Der Schwarm Beschreibung "Die Yrr haben die Welt für alle Zeiten verändert." Welcome back. A fisherman disappears near the coast of Peru. While some of the science in the book appears plausible to me, other aspects are strangely under-researched: Who ever heard of the rank of "general commander" in the US Navy? The cons: The characterization is pretty weak, and some of the characters are far too cartoonish to be convincing (Judith Li, Greywolf...); the technique of the all knowing narrator is used a bit haphazardly (and when the narrator "peaked" into the mind of Peak, what came out was pretty stereotypical and at least once down right racist); the author really likes to show that he did all this research, and there are lengthy chapters and monologues with scientific details that drag things down; when the author goes on existential sprees I lost patience and just skipped the pages (Karens descent down to the bottom of the Arctic sea, f.ex., went on forever with existential musings and halucinations that did not add anything to what was happening). Unsere Besten - Das große Lesen: Das Lieblingsbuch der Deutschen, February {2010} Discussion -- THE SWARM by Frank Schätzing. The absolute low is when Schätzing descends into the depths of pseudo-philosophical bullshit. Am 24. The book has several sub-plots and will occasionally follow minor unrelated characters to illustrate how events unfold around the globe. Publisher Fischer Taschenbuch Verlag Bewertung 4,06 Release 30. Jetzt soll es … The novel borrows some ideas from the Gaia Theory. She is stopped at the last moment by Johanson who gives his own life to detonate the torpedoes and kill Li. Der Schwarm war anstrengend zu lesen, aber auch gut. The "enemy" is interesting and adequately mind-boggling for a sci-fi yarn. Ein Schwarm Goldmakrelen, dachte er erfreut. Other parts of the world are also attacked. They discover that the yrr are single-cell organisms that operate in groups (swarms), controlled by a single hive-mind that may have existed for hundreds of millions of years. Nature strikes back. Wolfgang Kramer and Michael Kiesling have designed a board game based on the book, published originally by Kosmos and in English by Z-Man Games. Enlaces externos. This works and the yrr cease their attacks on humanity. The yrr form a collective intelligence and have inheritable memories that are passed on by manipulating parts of their DNA. EUR 5,99 + Versand . An overly long dystopian thriller novel about a deep sea organism, jellylike, that is more intelligent than humans. April 2018 erschien sein Roman Die Tyrannei des Schmetterlings. Was ihn das Leben kostete, sollte sich sehr bald zu einer unheimlichen und existenziellen Bedrohung für den gesamten Planeten auswachsen. The epilogue reveals that a year later, mankind is still recovering from the conflict with the swarm. Frank Schätzing ist mit Sabina Valkieser-Schätzing (die in der Hörspielfassung von Der Schwarm Tina Lund spricht) verheiratet und lebt in Köln. move along now pleb) I read this year. Unter der Meeresoberfläche brodelt es neuerdings gehörig. General Li and a small group of scientists take to the sea on the helicopter carrier USS Independence in an attempt to find the yrr and make contact with them. Es ist nicht nur riesig, aber intensiv recherchiert und detailliert, mit einer Besetzung von Charakteren die über den Atlantik verbreitet sind. Vor Norwegens Küste entdecken Ölbohrfachleute eine unbekannte Wurmspezies, deren monströse Kauwerkzeuge einen halben Kontinent zum Einsturz bringen können. Li races for the ship's DeepFlight midget submarines with two torpedoes containing the modified pheromone. [ like the navy uses (used?) The whales work together to capsize the boats and then kill the people drifting in the water. Listen online or offline with Android, iOS, web, Chromecast, and Google Assistant. In this wonderful sci-fi book, a group of scientists have to fight against the, Pretty good yarn if not taken too seriously. by Fischer Taschenbuch Verlag. No monthly commitment. Norwegian oil drilling experts discover strange organisms, covering hundreds of square kilometers of sea floor. The Gulf Stream has also ceased to exist, an event that may initiate a global climate change that would threaten human civilization. So ist der Schwarm trotz fast 1000 Seiten nicht nur spannend, sondern auch lehrreich und mitunter erschreckend. the book is fine for about 600 pages, then Frank loses it completely. "Die Yrr haben die Welt für alle Zeiten verändert." Mit Der Schwarm, seinem sechsten Buch, hat sich der Kölner Bestsellerautor Frank Schätzing in die erste Reihe großer internationaler Thriller-Autoren geschrieben. Several other attacks are briefly described in the plot: swimmers are driven from the coast by sharks and venomous jellyfish; commercial ships are attacked and sometimes destroyed; France sees an outbreak of an epidemic caused by lobsters contaminated with a highly lethal type of Pfiesteria. Wow! No monthly commitment. Frank Schätzing muss viel recherchiert haben und bettet die komplexen Vorgänge unserer doch fragilen Welt gut erklärt in die Handlung ein. The book follows an ensemble of protagonists who are investigating what at first appear to be freak events related to the world's oceans. The search for the cause of all this becomes their worst nightmare. Karen Weaver, a scientific journalist, then manages to get hold of the last surviving submarine and dives into the depth of the oceans. What would the Earth look like from the sky, if we crossed the Mediterranean on the back of a goose? Language (I read the German original) is puerile and often vulgar in a dumb, embarrassing way. Narrated by Stefan Kaminski. oceans get polluted and the marine life fight back by causing tidal waves,etc. 2002 erhielt er den Köln-Literaturpreis, 2004 den Corine-Preis sowie 2005 den deutschen Krimi-Preis, Kategorie National. His first published novel was the historical Tod und Teufel in 1995, and in 2000 his thriller Lautlos. European scientists want to understand and communicate with this intelligent organism called ‘Yrr’. The strengths are that the story is obviously well researched and the biological and scientific explanations given look quite convincing (although my knowledge of the field is admittedly limited). Whales along the coasts of British Columbia change their behaviour. There she releases a dead human pumped full of the yrr's natural pheromone, hoping to trigger an "emotional" response. And wale expert Leon Anawak draws disturbing conclusions. After I read this book for the first time, it remained my favorite for half a year. Die Suche nach dem Urheber konfrontiert die Forscher mit ihren schlimmsten Albträumen. Get instant access to all your favorite books. When the continental slope collapses the subterranean landslide causes a tsunami that hits most of the North Sea's coasts, killing millions and severely damaging the infrastructure in the coastal regions. Besprechung vom 27.03.2004 Angriff der Einzeller: Im Roman \"Der Schwarm\" sucht Frank Schätzing die Gefahr in der Tiefsee Wenn es mit der Welt zu Ende geht, dann blühen Literatur und Kino erst richtig auf. Ein Schwarm Goldmakrelen, dachte er erfreut. Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published [ glory, world-dominion and how to fight the thread (never mind negation or the extinction of the human race). [7] Each player represents a nation competing in attempts to communicate with The Swarm, and the winner is determined as the most successful researcher. An interesting mix of eco-thriller and "What if" and some kind of pre dystopian drama (yes, I'm having some troubles fitting this one into my genres/shelves ;)). In dem Öko-Thriller wird die Menschheit durch eine unbekannte, intelligente Lebensform aus den Tiefen des Meeres bedroht. If you look around a bit, you will note that his information is still up to date. Das Buch stellt mit großer Dringlichkeit die Frage nach der Rolle des Menschen in der Schöpfung. Ucañan irrte. Characters are flat, one-dimensional, and predictable, at times the book is downright sexist and, yes, racist. politics and his supremely b.s. Not recommended. Das letzte was Ucañan in seinem Leben zu sehen bekam, war eine riesige silbrig glitzernde Fläche, die näher kam. Sigur Johanson is a wormologist (He's actually a biologist at the university Trontheim and an expert for worms). 2006 erschien sein zweites Buch über die Meere Nachrichten aus einem unbekannten Universum. When it becomes clear that all those events are related, an international scientific task force is created under the lead of the United States, led by Lieutenant General Judith Li, a close friend and adviser to the President; the protagonists become part of it. Whales attack humans. Language (I read the German original) is puerile and often vulgar in a dumb, embarrassing way. If the alternative explanation has to be pounded into shape before it fits the mould of our experience, it seems to me that it's unlikely to be true.”, “It was the mystery that biologists from Darwin onwards had been longing to solve. [3], Hollywood actress and producer Uma Thurman and the German producers Michael Souvignier, Ica Souvignier and Till Grönemeyer [4] Frank Schätzing ‎– Der Schwarm - 10 CD Der Hörverlag - Hörspiel Audio CDs. Though not all of the 'more' was enjoyable. Letzter Tagebucheintrag, nachdem die Welt haarscharf am Untergang entlanggeschrammt war. Unter den vielen Arten, sich die Apokalypse auszumalen, haben seit dem Ende des zwanzigsten Jahrhunderts die Naturkatastrophen die Außerirdischen und den Nuklearschlag verdrängt, und unter den Naturkatastrophen wiederum sind Erdbeben oder Monstermutanten Klimakollaps, Bakterien und andere… She will rather take the risk than allow the US power to wane. Frank Schätzing wymowa i (ur. Frank Schätzing Der Schwarm. How could we understand the ability of fish and seals to survive in the cold dark waters of the Antarctic? So ist der Schwarm trotz fast 1000 Seiten nicht nur spannend, sondern auch lehrreich und mitunter erschreckend. Recommending it to anyone who's ever had scientific interest, wondered about alien intelligence, chaos, the environment, animals, people, humanity, politics... anything really! Schätzing was born in Cologne and studied communication studies; he later ran his own company, an advertising agency named INTEVI, in Cologne. dolphins as spies and for combat, [ and ended in an unimaginable tsunami that hits Europe destroying everything we know. Der Schwarm audiobook written by Frank Schätzing. Let's be honest, it was tasty paperback fare. Australien gibt Quallenalarm. Dem Meeresbiologen und Schöngeist Sigur Johanson schwant Übles: Die gesamte Meeresfauna und -flora scheint sich ferngesteuert gegen die Menschheit zu wenden. I have not read this book. Frank Schätzing wurde 1957 in Köln geboren und arbeitete nach einem Studium der Kommunikationswissenschaft zunächst in der Werbebranche. Not recommended. One of the scientists has been working on a modified pheromone to eradicate the yrr completely. bought the film rights to The Swarm in May 2006. But biologist Sigur Johanson does not believe in coincidences. side-story about the Indians in Canada. ; Biografía en alemán; Revisiones de Nachrichten aus einem unbekannten Universum, Der Schwarm, Lautlos, Die dunkle Seite, Tod und Teufel, alemán; Revisión del audiolibro Der Schwarm, alemán; Biografía en Buchtips.net, alemán Don't know name or author. Schätzing refuses to pay any compensation, but has agreed to acknowledge Dr Orthmann in the next edition of The Swarm. Gabi Zimmermann verdanken wir ein Personenregister zu „Der Schwarm“. Frank Schätzing muss viel recherchiert haben und bettet die komplexen Vorgänge unserer doch fragilen Welt gut erklärt in die Handlung ein. Possibly the most irritating book I have read since The Dark Tower. Frank Schätzing - Der Schwarm 1. Things threaten to collapse on a continental level. Die Charaktere sind ebenso gut gewählt, wenn auch teils etwas stereotypisch. Speculative fiction at it's very best, and if the genre in which it has been categorized doesn't make you curious perhaps nothing will, for this is an apocalyptic eco-thriller, focused on telling the story of who is behind a series of catastrophic natural events occurring all too close together to be coincidental. Die Charaktere sind ebenso gut gewählt, wenn auch teils etwas stereotypisch. Auch der indianische Walforscher Leon Anawak gelangt zu beunruhigenden Schlüssen: Eine Katastrophe kündigt sich an. While she gives orders to have Johanson killed, the ship is attacked and crippled by the yrr and a final showdown ensues on the sinking Independence. I am not slacking. Der Schwarm ist eine Serienadaption des Bestsellers von Frank Schätzing. The story touches various topics, including the destruction and poisoning of the marine ecosystems on earth, the importance of the sea for humanity and the coexistence of different species. Der Schwarm von Frank Schätzing ist ein wirklich gelungener Mix aus Action, Science-Fiction und Dokumentation. Inhaltsangabe: Der Schwarm von Frank Schätzing In dem Roman „Der Schwarm“ von Frank Schätzing geht es um eine apokalyptische Zukunft, die sich durch Anomalien andeutet. Start by marking “Der Schwarm” as Want to Read: Error rating book. Auf dem YouTube Kanal von Netter Ohrwurm gibt es das Hörbuch als Video Frank Schätzing - Der Schwarm 1 mit einer Spieldauer von 9:26 h. Making of "Der Schwarm" - Frank Schätzing. Viele seiner Bücher wurden internationale Bestseller. The knowledge that humans are not the only intelligent lifeform on Earth has plunged most religious groups into chaos, while parts of the world still suffer from the epidemic the yrr sent to destroy the threat to their marine homeland. Mehr zum Autor “I'm a reasonable kind of guy. 2006 Preview Buy for $23.99 SONG TIME Der Schwarm, Teil 1. Others seek revenge, wanting to destroy the Yrr. How did it feel to be a bee? The cons: The characterization is pretty weak, and some of the characters are far too cartoonish to be convincing (Judith Li, Greywolf...); the technique of the all knowing narrator i. The absolute low is when Schätzing descends into the depths of. Tod und Teufel (1995) Mordshunger (1996) Die dunkle Seite (1997) Keine Angst (1999) Lautlos (2000) Der Schwarm (2004) Nachrichten aus einem unbekannten Universum. Thomas Orthmann, a German marine biologist and journalist, claims that dozens of passages in The Swarm have been lifted word for word from his writings. I mean have you seen how many reviews this book has? Read 1,039 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. What an achievement! The goal of the yrr is to eliminate the human race, which is devastating the Earth's oceans. The Swarm (German: Der Schwarm) is a science fiction novel by German author Frank Schätzing. Letzter Tagebucheintrag, nachdem die Welt haarscharf am Untergang entlanggeschrammt war. Der Schwarm by Frank Schätzing on 10 CDs is an audio play rather than an audio book. What was the impact of human activities, like shipping noise or subsea explosions, on mammals in the depths? Whales along the coasts of British Columbia change their behaviour. I read this because it was recommended by a colleague and the environmentalist stand was close to my heart. A science fiction novel by German author Frank Schätzing, Learn how and when to remove this template message, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, "Author of Bestseller The Swarm Stung By Claims of Plagiarism", Eco-Disaster Book 'The Swarm' Getting Adapted, Schatzing's 'Swarm' takes film form - Entertainment News, Film News, Media - Variety, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=The_Swarm_(Schätzing_novel)&oldid=952132497, Novels involved in plagiarism controversies, Short description is different from Wikidata, Wikipedia articles with plot summary needing attention from February 2014, All Wikipedia articles with plot summary needing attention, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 20 April 2020, at 18:37. I am looking for a very similar paperback book I read about 30 years ago. What an incredible book, An overly long dystopian thriller novel about a deep sea organism, jellylike, that is more intelligent than humans. I still enjoy going back and reading my favorite parts occasionally. Other parts of the world are also attacked. Basically, the world as we know it will crumble under the impact of worms (so far so awesome). The scientists are trying to stop her and at the same time implement their own plan to save humanity. While some of the science in the book appears plausible to me, other aspects are strangely under-researched: Who ever heard of the rank of "general commander" in the US Navy? A great plot idea by a terrible author. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Accidentally, there's a strange species of deep sea worms that eat a lot of stuff with complicated names. Frank Schätzing inszeniert den Feldzug der Natur gegen den Menschen als atemberaubendes Schreckensszenario mit Tempo und Tiefgang. Difficult to curl up in bed with. Alles hatte angefangen mit einem peruanischen Fischer. If Dan Brown was German and wrote underwater sci-fi, this would be the result. Listen online or offline with Android, iOS, web, Chromecast, and Google Assistant. The strength of this novel is in the ideas presented. Just feast your eyes upon all of these debut books to check out and emerging authors to... "Die Yrr haben die Welt für alle Zeiten verändert." [2] It was lauded by many critics and readers for its accurate representation of marine biology, geology, and geophysics. 28 maja 1957 w Kolonii) – niemiecki pisarz.Najpopularniejszą jego powieścią jest Odwet oceanu (Der Schwarm Try Google Play Audiobooks today! Four characters from the novel actually exist and were written into it by Schätzing as thanks for answering his questions on the scientific background: Gerhard Bohrmann [de] and Heiko Sahling are geologists at the University of Bremen, while Erwin Suess [de] is a marine biologist and professor at the University of Kiel. info); born May 28, 1957), is a German writer, mostly known for his best-selling science fiction novel The Swarm October 26th 2005 Sigur Johanson also finds out that General Li has not been honest with them. Seinen Durchbruch erlangte Frank Schätzing 2004 mit dem Ökothriller „Der Schwarm“. But biologist Sigur Johanson does not believe in coincidences. In dem Thriller „Der Schwarm“ von Frank Schätzing Ausgezeichnet mit dem Deutschen Krimi-Preis, Kategorie National 2005 und dem Corine, Internationaler Buchpreis, Kategorie Belletristik 2004 geht es um die Natur, die sich gegen den Menschen stellt. Frank Schätzing is a hype in Germany and so I got his latest book, 'The Tyranny of the Butterfly' which I, honestly, didn't like too much - it was too much of an action thriller than the dystopian novel on artificial intelligence I was expecting or hoping for. To see what your friends thought of this book. These events are part of a worldwide phenomenon. Ein seltenes Ereignis in der deutschsprachigen Gegenwartsliteratur. Letzter Tagebucheintrag, nachdem die Welt haarscharf am Untergang entlanggeschrammt war. A fisherman disappears near the coast of Peru. The Swarm (German: Der Schwarm) is a science fiction novel by German author Frank Schätzing. I was yearning for a scifi story with a focus on a water based species and ended up reading The Swarm. Francis. Darin thematisiert er die Chancen und Gefahren künstlicher Intelligenz. Get instant access to all your favorite books. And wale expert Leon Anawak draws disturbing conclusions. Others seek revenge, wanting to destroy the Yrr. On the other hand, now, that I’ve read all 1000 pages of it (on a positive note, it might be shorter in English, Germans use a lot of words), I wouldn’t want to repeat the experience. Obwohl er parallel zu dieser Tätigkeit bereits fünf Bücher geschrieben hatte, deutete nichts auf den sensationellen Erfolg hin, der ihm 2004 mit "Der Schwarm" gelang. He is demanding compensation from Schätzing. Alles hatte angefangen mit einem peruanischen Fischer. Frank Schätzing, geboren 1957, ist aus den Bestsellerlisten nicht mehr wegzudenken. Pretty good yarn if not taken too seriously. Ein wissenschaftliches Dreamteam nimmt den Kampf auf. Für seine Arbeit wurde der Schriftsteller mehrfach ausgezeichnet, unter anderem erhielt er den Deutschen Science Fiction Preis. 1. It hits on the notion that mankind's activities have created conditions that begin to affect a delicate equilibrium of biotic and abiotic conditions that have fostered and sustained complex life forms and ecosystems. And what a rating! European scientists want to understand and communicate with this intelligent organism called ‘Yrr’. Was ihn. Sein bisher größter Erfolg ist ''Der Schwarm''. How could we follow animals to places where no human could venture?”, Deutscher Science Fiction Preis for Bester Roman (2005), Deutscher Krimi Preis for 2. Sigur Johanson finally announces his hypothesis: the phenomena are intentional attacks by an unknown sentient species from the depths of the oceans; he states that this is the only logical conclusion, since the attacks are outside the power of any human agency and cannot be a natural phenomenon. Das letzte was Ucañan in seinem Leben zu sehen bekam, war eine riesige silbrig glitzernde Fläche, die näher kam. The story is excellent and performed wonderfully in this audio format. Die Yrr haben die Welt für alle Zeiten verändert. Li, however, is unwilling to accept that dominance over the Earth may not be a God-given birthright of mankind, and the United States in particular. The strength of this novel is in the ideas prese. The strengths are that the story is obviously well researched and the biological and scientific explanations given look quite convincing (although my knowledge of the field is admittedly limited). So rather than talk about the story, I will talk about the writing. How could we measure the speed of an insect’s wings and its heartbeat, or monitor its blood pressure and eating patterns? Norwegian oil drilling experts discover strange organisms, covering hundreds of square kilometers of sea floor. What an incredible book this is! Sigur Johanson, a marine biologist working at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, is asked to analyze a new species of marine worms, superficially related to Hesiocaeca methanicola. Im Nordwesten Amerikas verschwinden Wale spurlos, um bald darauf gar nicht mehr artgerecht wieder aufzutauchen. If I hear something that seems to make sense, I'm willing to give it the benefit of the doubt. Schätzing became a writer in 1990, and penned several novellas and satires. This is clearly a man with so much ego it passes for no self respect. „Der Schwarm“ gibt es auch als Hörbuch (DHV 2004, 10 CDs, 730 Minuten). How could humans see inside a biotope that was sealed with layers of ice? Mit Der Schwarm, seinem sechsten Buch, hat sich der Kölner Bestsellerautor Frank Schätzing in die erste Reihe großer internationaler Thriller-Autoren geschrieben. Refresh and try again. The book also remarks on the human inability to thoroughly understand "alien" life; it speculates on the philosophical and religious consequence that the discovery of another sentient species on Earth may have.

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