|Genre:||Science fiction short story|
|Preceded by:||My Object All Sublime|
|Followed by:||Pied Piper|
“Goldfish Bowl” is a science fiction short story by American author Robert A. Heinlein, first published in “Astounding Science‐Fiction” March 1942.
In the story, two scientists and a navy ship investigate two massive pillars of water in the Pacific to discover if they are a natural phenomenon or, as one of the scientists conjectures, created by intelligent beings.