On this episode of the Orbital Sword, David, Scott, and Jim discuss Cibola Burn, the 4th book in the Expanse series by James S.A. Corey. The giant gate is open end humanity is chomping at the bit to explore, colonize, and exploit what they find at the other end of the wormholes that the gate has to offer. One group heads toward an earth-like planet and finds valuable minerals. After a shuttle is sabotaged, a small skirmish breaks out on the planet and Holden is chosen to mediate. But nothing is going to be simple because the planet itself raises hell with the people on the surface as well as those in orbit! Join the guys as they break down the characters and the story on board the Orbital Sword.