The spacecraft touched down in the overgrown field, and a trio of figures climbed out, wearing full atmospheric suits.
The farmhouse was just a rotting shell, but the transmitter installed on the sagging roof still worked, even as the building succumbed to time and the elements. It had sent a signal out into the dark, a thin stream of data, and they managed to follow the thread to its source.
One of the figures nodded and released the seal on her helmet, shaking out her hair and breathing deeply. They finally returned home centuries after Earth was abandoned and lost.

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